Jean Giraudoux

Jean Giraudoux

writer and playwright
Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.More Jean Giraudoux quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The man who discovers a woman's weakness is like the huntsman in the heat of the day who finds a cool spring. He wallows in it.More Jean Giraudoux quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Only the mediocre die always at their best. Real leaders are always improving - and raising their bar on how superbly they can perform and how quickly they can move.More Jean Giraudoux quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Who would prefer peace to the glory of hunger and thirst, of wading through mud, and dying in the service of one's country?More Jean Giraudoux quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is the example of the external seductiveness of life.More Jean Giraudoux quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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