One of the characteristics of the dream is that nothing surprises us in it. With no regret, we agree to live in it with strangers, completely cut off from our habits and friends
Quote by Jean Cocteau
There are too many souls of wood not to love those wooden characters who do...
A good upbringing consists in hiding how much you think of yourself, and how little...
True realism consists in revealing the surprising things which habit keeps covered and prevents us...
The poet doesn't invent. He listens.
What the public criticizes in you, cultivate. It is you.
The instinct of nearly all societies is to lock up anybody who is truly free....
Film will only became an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and...
Style is a simple way of saying complicated things.
Life is a horizontal fall.
After the writer's death, reading his journal is like receiving a long letter.
Take a commonplace, clean it and polish it, light it so that it produces the...
I have a piece of great and sad news to tell you: I am dead.
The worst tragedy for a poet is to be admired through being misunderstood.
Style is a simple way of saying complicated things
Art is not a pastime but a priesthood.
Silence moves faster when it's going backward.
Mystery has its own mysteries, and there are gods above gods. We have ours, they...
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other...
The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique
Every artist writes his own autobiography.