No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.
Quote by Andre Maurois
Andre Maurois Quotes
In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
An artist must be a reactionary. He has to stand out against the tenor of...
Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do...
Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more human world
The effectiveness of work increases according to geometric progression if there are no interruptions.
Memory is a great artist. For every man and for every woman it makes the...
Business is a combination of war and sport.
Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.
A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.
The really great novel tends to be the exact negative of its author's life.
If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you...
Writing is a difficult trade which must be learned slowly by reading great authors; by...
Style is the hallmark of a temperament stamped upon the material at hand.
Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too...
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love...
A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day.
We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence.
If you value a man's regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your...
Smile, for everyone lacks self-confidence and more than any other one thing a smile reassures...
If men could regard the events of their own lives with more open minds, they...