Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu

Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu

was a French clergyman, noble, and statesman
Bakers of bread rolls and pastry cooks will not buy grain before eleven o'clock in winter and noon in summer; bakers of large loaves will not buy grain before two o'clock. This will enable the people of the town to obtain their supply first. Bakers shall put a distinctive trademark on their loaves, and keep weights and scales in their shops, under penalty of having their licenses removed.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This Prince of the Church reserved one of his rooms for cats, where overseers fed them chicken pates twice a day. When he died the overseers and cats were provided for.Cardinal Richelieu, who had dozens of cats, built a cattery at Versailles in which to house them.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of stateMore Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Had Luther and Calvin been confined before they had begun to dogmatize, the states would have been spared many troubles.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
First, all means to conciliate; failing that, all means to crush.More Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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