Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

was a French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager, playwright, artist and filmmaker.
If an addict who has been completely cured starts smoking again he no longer experiences the discomfort of his first addiction. There exists, therefore, outside alkaloids and habit, a sense for opium, an intangible habit which lives on, despite the recasting of the organism. The dead drug leaves a ghost behind. At certain hours it haunts the house.More Jean Cocteau quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Love is mainly an affair of short spasms. If these spasms disappoint us, love dies. It is very seldom that it weathers the experience and becomes friendship.More Jean Cocteau quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Asking an artist to talk about his work is like asking a plant to discuss horticulture.More Jean Cocteau quotes [07/13/2011 02:07:58]
Everyone's pet is the most outstanding. This begets mutual blindness.More Jean Cocteau quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Perhaps I know to what extent I can go too far.More Jean Cocteau quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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