Vittorio Alfieri was a distinguished Italian poet and dramatist. He is regarded as the ‘founder of Italian tragedy.’ He devoted his life for theatrical fame and achieved the same with his plays, writings, thoughts, poems, memoirs, and works. 'Filippo' and 'Polinice' were first two tragedies that he wrote and they were originally written in French prose. He earned the title of 'precursor of the Risorgimento' as he helped to revive the national spirit of the country through his dramas and lyrics. We have rounded some noteworthy quotations and sayings by Vittorio Alfieri which have been excerpted from his plays, tragedies, writings, thoughts, prose, comedies, epigrams, satires, memoirs and other works. Take a look at the thought-provoking quotes and thoughts by Vittorio Alfieri that are sure to delight you.