Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert

was a French writer who is counted among the greatest Western novelists
Le charme de la nouveaute , peu a' peu tombant comme un ve" t ement, laissait voir a' nu l'e ternelle monotonie de la passion, qui a toujours les me" mes formes et le me" me langage. The charm of novelty, falling little by little like a robe, revealed the eternal monotony of passion, which has always the same forms and the same language.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Prose is like hair; it shines with combing.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Concern for morality makes every work of the imagination false and stupid.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There was an air of indifference about them, a calm produced by the gratification of every passion; and through their manners were suave, one could sense beneath them that special brutality which comes from the habit of breaking down half-hearted resistances that keep one fit and tickle one’s vanity—the handling of blooded horses, the pursuit of loose women.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A thing derided is a thing dead; a laughing man is stronger than a suffering man.More Gustave Flaubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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