Facts about Remy de Gourmont

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Remy de Gourmont was a famous Novelist from France, who lived between April 4, 1858 and September 27, 1915. He/she became 57 years old.

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He/she is born under the zodiac aries, who is known for Active, Demanding, Determined, Effective, Ambitious. Our collection contains 20 quotes who is written / told by Remy.

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Famous quotes by Remy de Gourmont (20)


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"Try to put well in practice what you already know. In so doing, you will, in good time, discover the hidden things you now inquire about"
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"Man is the inventor of stupidity"
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"Art includes everything that stimulates the desire to live"
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"Man associates ideas not according to logic or verifiable exactitude, but according to his pleasure and interests. It is for this reason that most truths are nothing but prejudices"
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"In order to understand life it is not only necessary not to be indifferent to men, but not to be indifferent to flocks, to trees. One should be indifferent to nothing"
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"We live less and less, and we learn more and more. Sensibility is surrendering to intelligence"
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"Man has made use of his intelligence, he invented stupidity"
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"Life is a series of sensations connected to different states of consciousness"
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"Thinking is hard work. One can't bear burdens and ideas at the same time"
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"The woman who loves always smells good"
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"Each man must grant himself the emotions that he needs and the morality that suits him"
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"Aesthetic emotion puts man in a state favorable to the reception of erotic emotion. Art is the accomplice of love. Take love away and there is no longer art"
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"Simple ideas lie within the reach only of complex minds"
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"Women still remember the first kiss after men have forgotten the last"
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"The terrible thing about the quest for truth is that you find it"
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"Of all the sexual aberrations, perhaps the most peculiar is chastity"
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"If the secret of being a bore is to tell all, the secret of pleasing is to say just enough to be - not understood, but divined"
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"Very simple ideas lie within the reach only of complex minds"
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"Two elements are needed to form a truth - a fact and an abstraction"
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"Industry has operated against the artisan in favor of the idler, and also in favor of capital and against labor. Any mechanical invention whatsoever has been more harmful to humanity than a century of war"


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