Luc de Clapiers Quotations

Luc de Clapiers Quotes about:

  • Author Luc de Clapiers

    Luc de Clapiers


    Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargueswas a minor French writer, a moralist. He died at age 31, in broken health, having published the year prior—anonymously—a collection of essays and aphorisms with the encouragement of Voltaire, his friend. He first received public notice under his own name in 1797, and from 1857 on, his aphorisms became popular. In the history of French literature, his significance lies chiefly in his friendship with Voltaire... (wikipedia)

    • Died On 5/28/1747

Luc de Clapiers Fans Also Likes Quotations from