Facts about Georges Bernanos

France Flag

Summary

Georges Bernanos was a famous Author from France, who lived between February 20, 1888 and July 5, 1948.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac pisces, who is known for Fluctuation, Depth, Imagination, Reactive, Indecisive. Our collection contains 17 quotes who is written / told by Georges.

Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: George Will, Khaleda Zia, Anne Baxter, Clive James, Tom Metzger, Robert F. Kennedy, Ngo Dinh Diem, Margaret Lee Runbeck, Joe Namath, Adlai Stevenson, Arthur C. Clarke, Willie Mays, Mike Ditka, Martin Yan, Thornton Wilder, Casey Stengel, Vince Lombardi, Aldous Huxley, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Arthur Lydiard

Famous quotes by Georges Bernanos (17)


Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Who are you to condemn another's sin? He who condemns sin becomes part of it, espouses it"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"What does the truth matter? Haven't we mothers all given our sons a taste for lies, lies which from the cradle upwards lull them, reassure them, send them to sleep: lies as soft and warm as a breast!"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Truth is meant to save you first, and the comfort comes afterward"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The wish to pray is a prayer in itself. God can ask no more than that of us"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The modern state no longer has anything but rights; it does not recognize duties any more"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Purity is not imposed upon us as though it were a kind of punishment, it is one of those mysterious but obvious conditions of that supernatural knowledge of ourselves in the Divine, which we speak of as faith. Impurity does not destroy this knowledge, it slays our need for it"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"No one ever discovers the depths of his own loneliness"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Little things seem nothing, but they give peace, like those meadow flowers which individually seem odorless but all together perfume the air"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"It's a fine thing to rise above pride, but you must have pride in order to do so"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"It is the perpetual dread of fear, the fear of fear, that shapes the face of a brave man"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Hope is a risk that must be run"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Hell, madam, is to love no longer"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Faith is not a thing which one "loses," we merely cease to shape our lives by it"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"A thought which does not result in an action is nothing much, and an action which does not proceed from a thought is nothing at all"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"A poor man with nothing in his belly needs hope, illusion, more than bread"


Comments