Paul Bourget

Paul Bourget

French critic and novelist
The forests have taught man liberty.More Paul Bourget quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Ideas are to literature what light is to painting.More Paul Bourget quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Unhappiness indicates wrong thinking; just as ill health indicates a bad regimen.More Paul Bourget quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Look at Goethe, at Lamartine and at many others! To depict feelings on this high plane, you must give up the process of minute and insignificant observation which is the bane of the artists of to-day.More Paul Bourget quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Flirting is the sin of the virtuous and the virtue of the sinful.More Paul Bourget quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Leo Tolstoy In spite the mountains of books written about art, no precise definition of art has been constructed. And the reason for this is that the conception of art has been based on the conception of beauty. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Aneurin Bevan I have never regarded politics as the arena of morals. It is the arena of interest. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


James Baldwin There is something terribly radical about believing that one's own experience and images are important enough to speak about, much less to write about and to perform [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Mahatma Gandhi One of the objects of a newspaper is to understand popular feeling and to give expression to it; another is to arouse among the people certain desirable sentiments; and the third is fearlessly to expose popular defects. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Azzedine Alaia The present fashion system is too hard - there are too many collections. The designers have no time to think! Money is too important. Schedules are too crazy. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More