Doubtis an illness that comes from knowledge and leads to madness.
Quote by Gustave Flaubert
Writing is a dog's life, but the only life worth living.
The heart, like the stomach, wants a varied diet.
Of all possible debauches, traveling is the greatest that I know; that's the one they...
A memory is a beautiful thing, it's almost a desire that you miss.
I love good sense above all, perhaps because I have none.
I am a man-pen. I feel through the pen, because of the pen.
Nothing is more humiliating than to see idiots succeed in enterprises we have failed in.
The true poet for me is a priest. As soon as he dons the cassock,...
You can calculate the worth of a man by the number of his enemies, and...
Human speech is like a cracked cauldron on which we bang out tunes that make...
Language is a cracked kettle on which we beat out tunes for bears to dance...
The cult of art gives pride; one never has too much of it.
All one's inventions are true, you can be sure of that. Poetry is as exact...
Love is a springtime plant that perfumes everything with its hope, even the ruins to...
I will cover you with love when next I see you, with caresses, with ecstasy....
The artist must be in his work as God is in creation, invisible and all-powerful;...
There are neither good nor bad subjects. From the point of view of pure Art,...
Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears...
In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible
Words are made of silver, but silence is made of gold.