Francoise Sagan

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Francoise Sagan

Francoise Sagan

To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter.More Francoise Sagan [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Of course the illusion of art is to make one believe that great literature is very close to life, but exactly the opposite is true. Life is amorphous, literature is formal.More Francoise Sagan [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Every little girl knows about love. It is only her capacity to suffer because of it that increases.More Francoise Sagan [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Jazz music is an intensified feeling of nonchalance.More Francoise Sagan [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Writing is a question of finding a certain rhythm. I compare it to the rhythms of jazz. Much of the time life is a sort of rhythmic progression of three characters. If one tells oneself that life is like that, one feels it less arbitrary.More Francoise Sagan [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A dress makes no sense unless it inspires men to take it off of you.More Francoise Sagan [08/31/2011 02:08:18]
Art must take reality by surprise.More Francoise Sagan [08/31/2011 02:08:40]
It seems to me that there are two kinds of trickery: the "fronts" people assume before one another's eyes, and the "front" a writer puts on the face of reality.More Francoise Sagan [08/31/2011 02:08:01]
One can never speak enough of the virtues, the dangers, the power of shared laughter.More Francoise Sagan [08/31/2011 02:08:34]
You should celebrate the end of a love affair as they celebrate death in New Orleans, with songs, laughter, dancing and a lot of wine.More Francoise Sagan [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Marriage? It's like asparagus eaten with vinaigrette or hollandaise, a matter of taste but of no importance.More Francoise Sagan [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
It seems to me that there are two kinds of trickery: the "fronts" people assume before one another's eyes, and the "front" a writer puts on the face of reality.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A dress makes no sense unless it inspires men to take it off of you.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The one thing I regret is that I will never have time to read all the books I want to read.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Marriage? It's like asparagus eaten with vinaigrette or hollandaise, a matter of taste but of no importance.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every little girl knows about love. It is only her capacity to suffer because of it that increases.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I always believe things are going to work out.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Of course the illusion of art is to make one believe that great literature is very close to life, but exactly the opposite is true. Life is amorphous, literature is formal.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every time I see a film about Joan of Arc I'm convinced she'll get away with it. It's the only way to get through life.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You should celebrate the end of a love affair as they celebrate death in New Orleans, with songs, laughter, dancing and a lot of wine.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Writing is a question of finding a certain rhythm. I compare it to the rhythms of jazz. Much of the time life is a sort of rhythmic progression of three characters. If one tells oneself that life is like that, one feels it less arbitrary.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
After Proust, there are certain things that simply cannot be done again. He marks off for you the boundaries of your talent.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For me writing is a question of finding a certain rhythm. I compare it to the rhythms of jazz.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I had a strong desire to write and some free time.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I dreamt of being a writer once I started to read. I started to write 'Bonjour Tristesse' in bistros around the Sorbonne. I finished it, I sent it to editors. It was accepted.More Francoise Sagan [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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