Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert

was a French writer who is counted among the greatest Western novelists
The better a work is, the more it attracts criticism; it is like the fleas who rush to jump on white linens.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [10/07/2011 03:10:37]
Once one has kissed a cadaver's forehead, there always remains something of it on the lips, an infinite bitterness, an aftertasteof nothingness that nothing can erase.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I live absolutely like an oyster.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I will cover you with love when next I see you, with caresses, with ecstasy. I want to gorge you with all the joys of the flesh, so that you faint and die. I want you to be amazed by me, and to confess to yourself that you had never even dreamed of such transports.... When you are old, I want you to recall those few hours, I want your dry bones to quiver with joy when you think of them.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
By trying to understand everything, everything makes me dreamMore Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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