Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

was a French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager, playwright, artist and filmmaker.
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.More Jean Cocteau quotes [07/13/2011 02:07:49]
The cinema is death at work.More Jean Cocteau quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are too many souls of wood not to love those wooden characters who do indeed have a soul.More Jean Cocteau quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The greatest masterpiece in literature is only a dictionary out of order.More Jean Cocteau quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In Paris, everybody wants to be an actor; nobody is content to be a spectator.More Jean Cocteau quotes [07/13/2011 02:07:56]

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