Edmon Goncourt

Edmon Goncourt

French writer
A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin.More Edmon Goncourt quotes [08/20/2011 12:08:48]
Barbarism is needed every four or five hundred years to bring the world back to life. Otherwise it would die of civilization.More Edmon Goncourt quotes [08/20/2011 12:08:59]
People don't like the true and simple; they like fairy tales and humbug.More Edmon Goncourt quotes [08/20/2011 12:08:02]
Debauchery is perhaps an act of despair in the face of infinity.More Edmon Goncourt quotes [08/20/2011 12:08:05]
The English are crooked as a nation and honest as individuals. The contrary is true of the French, who are honest as a nation and crooked as individuals.More Edmon Goncourt quotes [08/20/2011 12:08:14]

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