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: To skin your fox, first catch him.
: I can tell by your shifty look that you have been untrue to me. François Villon
: And you? Huguette
: I've been true as the stars in Heaven. François Villon
: I know where THEY spend their nights. I'm not sure where YOU do.
King Louis XI
: Master Villon, you can render your country a great service before you die. You notice that I said "the country" and not "king?" François Villon
: Why the distinction, your majesty? King Louis XI
: Because you seem to have the impression that the king is not as patriotic as you are. François Villon
: The fault is not mine, sire.
: [finding Catherine bowing to him
] What does THIS mean? Catherine de Vaucelles
: It means, my lord, that at last a man of courage has come to the aid of France. François Villon
: You're judging me only by my words. Had you best not wait and judge me by my deeds?
: Happy is Paris, where fools reign once a year - while everywhere else the fools reign all the time!
: Every man has two souls - one for the world, and one for the woman he loves.
: Epitaph? What's that? François Villon
: Oh, usually something good about somebody bad... after they're dead.
: Fine time to be writing poetry. François Villon
: What better time? If a man isn't inspired by his own death, he's beyond inspiration.