Pedro Calderon de la Barca - Quotes

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Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.

Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.

When love is not madness, it is not love.

When love is not madness, it is not love.

What is life? A madness. What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story. And the greatest good is little enough; for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

What is life? A madness. What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story. And the greatest good is little enough; for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

For all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

For all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

'Tis not where we lie, but whence we fell; the loss of heaven's the greatest pain in hell. ---->>>

A good action is never lost; it is a treasure laid up and guarded for the doer's need. ---->>>

These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night's arms.

These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night's arms.

One may know how to gain a victory, and know not how to use it.

One may know how to gain a victory, and know not how to use it.

But whether it be dream or truth, to do well is what matters. If it be truth, for truth's sake. If not, then to gain friends for the time when we awaken. ---->>>

What law, what reason can deny that gift so sweet, so natural that God has given a stream, a fish, a beast, a bird?

What law, what reason can deny that gift so sweet, so natural that God has given a stream, a fish, a beast, a bird?

For even in dreams a good deed is not lost. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Spanish
Born: January 17, 1600
Birthplace:
Die: May 25, 1681
Occupation: Dramatist
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Pedro Calderón de la Barca y Barreda González de Henao Ruiz de Blasco y Riaño, usually referred as Pedro Calderón de la Barca (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpeðɾo kaldeˈɾon de la ˈβarka]; 17 January 1600 – 25 May 1681), was a dramatist, poet and writer of the Spanish Golden Age. During certain periods of his life he was also a soldier and a Roman Catholic priest (wikipedia)