I can no longer remain in this cruel uncertainty; I have nothing in the world with which to reproach myself; everywhere I have given proofs of my good citizenship and my republican sentiments, which are innate in me. Chevalier de Saint-Georges
Joseph Boulogne, known as Chevalier de Saint-Georges, was one of the most popular men in 18th century Europe.
Sighing for what one adores is the hardest thing to bear. Chevalier de Saint-Georges
Chevalier de Saint-Georges – Wikipediaen.wikipedia.org › wiki › Chevalier_de_Saint-Georges Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges (December 25, 1745 – June 12, 1799) was a champion fencer, classical composer, virtuoso violinist, and … Died: June 10, 1799 (aged 53); Paris, France Nationality: French Born: December 25, 1745; Baillif, Basse-Terre, … Early life · Operas · London and Lille · Légion St.-Georges
Oh the joy of being loved tenderly, And yet what disappointment follows in its wake! Why do you approach so slowly And then so quickly turn away? Chevalier de Saint-Georges