Madame de Puisieux, Madeleine de Puisieux

Madame de
Puisieux, Madeleine de Puisieux
1720
1798

French Writer and Feminist

Author Quotes

A great name without merit is like an epitaph on a coffin.

Curiosity has lost more young girls than love.

Most persons are disposed to expend more than they can afford, and to indulge more than they can endure.

The acceptance of favors from the other sex is a woman's first step towards self-committal.

Jealousy is an awkward homage which inferiority renders to merit.

Author Picture
First Name
Madame de
Last Name
Puisieux, Madeleine de Puisieux
Birth Date
1720
Death Date
1798
Bio

French Writer and Feminist