Guy de Maupassant

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Guy de Maupassant

Guy de Maupassant

Love means the body, the soul, the life, the entire being. We feel love as we feel the warmth of our blood, we breathe love as we breathe air, we hold it in ourselves as we hold our thoughts. Nothing more exists for us.More Guy de Maupassant [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is better to be unhappy in love than unhappy in marriage, but some people manage to be both.More Guy de Maupassant [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Patriotism is a kind of religion it is the egg from which wars are hatched.More Guy de Maupassant [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.More Guy de Maupassant [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The simplest of women are wonderful liars who can extricate themselves from the most difficult dilemmas with a skill bordering on genius.More Guy de Maupassant [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Every government has as much of a duty to avoid war as a ship's captain has to avoid a shipwreck.More Guy de Maupassant [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The bed comprehends our whole life, for we were born in it, we live in it, and we shall die in itMore Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A legal kiss is never as good as a stolen oneMore Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A legal kiss is never as good as a stolen one.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The simplest of women are wonderful liars who can extricate themselves from the most difficult dilemmas with a skill bordering on genius.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every government has as much of a duty to avoid war as a ship's captain has to avoid a shipwreck.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is better to be unhappy in love than unhappy in marriage, but some people manage to be both.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is the lives we encounter that make life worth living.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Champagne... the wine of kings, the king of winesMore Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Ale, not beer, in a pewter mug was comme il faut, the only thing for a gentleman of letters, worthy of the name, to drink.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We breathe love as we breathe air; we hold it in ourselves as we hold our thoughts. Nothing more exists for us.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
And taking her friend’s hand, she put it on her breast, on that firm round covering of a woman’s heart which the male often finds so satisfying that he makes no attempt to find what lies beneath it.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You'll find that my coquetry is quite impartial, which allows me to keep my friends.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whatever one wishes to say, there is one noun only by which to express it, one verb only to give it life, one adjective only which will describe it. One must search until one has discovered them, this noun, this verb, this adjective, and never rest content with approximations, never resort to trickery, however happy, or to vulgarism, in order to dodge the difficulty.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You must render: never report.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whether we are describing a king, an assassin, a thief, an honest man, a prostitute, a nun, a young girl, or a stallholder in a market, it is always ourselves that we are describing.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The kiss itself is immortal. It travels from lip to lip, century to century, from age to age. Men and women garner these kisses, offer them to others and then die in turn.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If I could, I would stop the passage of time. But hour follows on hour, minute on minute, each second robbing me of a morsel of myself for the nothing of tomorrow. I shall never experience this moment again.More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A human being - what is a human being? Everything and nothing. Through the power of thought it can mirror everything it experiences. Through memory and knowledge it becomes a microcosm, carrying the world within itself. A mirror of things, a mirror of facts. Each human being becomes a little universe within the universe!More Guy de Maupassant [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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