Alexandre Dumas Quotes (Author of The Count of Monte Cristo)
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas - Learn English Through Story with subtitle
Wait and Hope-A New Meaning
The marriage never occurs, however. Prosecutor De Villefort concludes that Edmond is innocent, and assures him that he will be released. He then asks for a piece of evidence cited in a letter denouncing Edmond to the authorities. De Villefort throws the letter on the fire for the letter is addressed to his father. Once again he promises Edmond's speedy release. De Villefort has renounced his father, a staunch Bonapartist, and destroyed the letter to protect himself, not Edmond; to further protect his name, de Villefort sentences Edmond to imprisonment in the dreaded Chateau d'If , an island fortress from which no prisoner had ever escaped, and to which the most dangerous political prisoners are sent.
“All human wisdom is contained in these two words - Wait and Hope” ― Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo. tags: book-the-count-of-monte- cristo.
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The letter advises Maxamillion to wait and hope. Until the day when God shall deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is summed up in these two words, - Wait and hope. I think the value in reading the book of Monte Cristo is slightly higher than the value in watching the movie, but the effort in the book is much, much greater than the effort in the movie. Nowhere is that more apparent than at the book' s end. The sum of all human wisdom will be contained in these two words: Wait and Hope. Each surrounding is followed by the propper sounds, the soothing crackling of the fire in the torches or the waves that hit the shores of the.
If you've read the "What's Up With the Title? If you haven't read that section, now might be the time. Nowhere is that more apparent than at the book's end. For one thing, the Count literally brings someone back from the dead — at least as far as Maximilian is concerned. Also, as you might recall — especially if you've just found out what's up with the title — you know that this happens at a place called Mount Christ. Oh, and the guy who did the resurrecting has taken on the name of the place that's named after Jesus. So, we've got this sort of literal resurrection thing, and a direct reference to Jesus Christ.