| Quote #1
Dorine: "To hear him talk – and he talks all the time –
If Dorine has it right, Tartuffe's moral compass is way off. Even if he weren't sinning, that kind of attitude speaks to a misunderstanding of sin and religion in general. Also, she might have added "except the stuff he does" after everything if she wanted to be a bit more accurate.
| Quote #2
Once again, if we believe Dorine – and we must – following his precepts would really mean doing nothing at all.
| Quote #3
Madame Pernelle's argument might be valid in another case – there are plenty of prophets that were ignored because people simply didn't want to change their ways. In this case, however, Orgon's family is right not to listen.