Andre Breton

Andre Breton

French poet, one of the founders of realism
I insist on knowing the names, on being interested only in books left ajar, like doors; I will not go looking for keys.More Andre Breton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Artistic imagination must remain free. It is by definition free from any fidelity to circumstances, especially to the intoxicating circumstances of history.More Andre Breton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I love you on the surface of seas Red like the egg when it is greenMore Andre Breton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does not offer the hardness, the rigidity, the regularity, the luster on every interior and exterior facet, of the crystal.More Andre Breton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The simplest act of surrealism is to walk out into the street, gun in hand, and shoot at random.More Andre Breton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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