Pierre Corneille (June 6, 1606 – October 1, 1684) was a French playwright who was one of the three great 17th century French dramatists. He has been called “the founder of French tragedy” and produced plays for almost 40 years.
- "Devine, si tu peux, et choisis, si tu l'oses."
- English: Guess if you can, choose if you dare.
- About the quote: Léontine, Héraclius, act IV, scene IV