Paul Claudel

Paul Claudel

All that passes is raised to the dignity of expression; all that happens is raised to the dignity of meaning. Everything is either symbol or parable.More Paul Claudel quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:04]
Gentlemen, in the little moment that remains to us between the crisis and the catastrophe, we may as well drink a glass of Champagne.More Paul Claudel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a word, poetry can not exist without emotion, or, if you will, without a movement of the soul which regulates the words.More Paul Claudel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is fortunate that diplomats have long noses since they usually cannot see beyond them.More Paul Claudel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Intelligence is nothing without delight.More Paul Claudel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Michael Jackson Escapism and wonder is influence. It makes you feel good, and that allows you to do things. You just keep on moving ahead, and you say, 'God, is this wonderful - do I appreciate it.' [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Golda Meir I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jack Canfield My definition of success is "the fulfillment of your soul's purpose." [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


David Hare Never take advice from anyone with no investment in the outcome. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Jonathan Swift If a man would register all his opinions upon love, politics, religion, learning etc., beginning from his youth, and so go to old age, what a bundle of inconsistencies and contradictions would appear at last. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More