There is no truth. There is only perception.
Quote by Gustave Flaubert
Gustave Flaubert Quotes
In the dark room a cloud of yellow dust flew from beneath the tool like...
The cult of art gives pride; one never has too much of it.
One mustn't always believe that feeling is everything. In the arts, it is nothing without...
Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
As a rule we disbelieve all the facts and theories for which we have no...
Here is true immorality: ignorance and stupidity; the devil is nothing but this. His name...
Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times.
A memory is a beautiful thing, it's almost a desire that you miss.
Books are made not like children but like pyramids and they're just as useless! And...
Success is a result, not a goal
Doubtis an illness that comes from knowledge and leads to madness.
A friend who dies, it's something of you who dies.
I love my work with a frenetic and perverse love, as an ascetic loves the...
A superhuman will is needed in order to write, and I am only a man.
Of all possible debauches, traveling is the greatest that I know; that's the one they...
My kingdom is as wide as the universe and my wants have no limits. I...
Life must be a constant education; one must learn everything, from speaking to dying.
One arrives at style only with atrocious effort, with fanatical and devoted stubbornness.
Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original...
Happiness is a monstrosity! Punished are those who seek it.