Madame Roland, Jeanne Manon Philon, born Marie-Jeanne Phlipon

Madame
Roland, Jeanne Manon Philon, born Marie-Jeanne Phlipon
1754
1793

French Author, Revolutionist, died on the guillotine

Author Quotes

Selfishness, not love, is the actuating motive of the gallant.

Society is ever ready to worship success, but rarely forgives failure.

The feeble tremble before opinion, the foolish defy it, the wise judge it, the skilled direct it.

What indulgence does the world extend to those evil-speakers who, under the mask of friendship, stab indiscriminately with the keen, though rusty blade of slander!

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First Name
Madame
Last Name
Roland, Jeanne Manon Philon, born Marie-Jeanne Phlipon
Birth Date
1754
Death Date
1793
Bio

French Author, Revolutionist, died on the guillotine