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A novel is a mirror carried along a main road.
Our true passions are selfish.
Love born in the brain is more spirited, doubtless, than true love,
Every great action is extreme when it is undertaken. Only after it
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
Politics in a literary work, is like a gun shot in the middle of a concert, something vulgar
Love has always been the most important business in my life, I should say the only one.
Ah, Sir, a novel is a mirror carried along a high road.
People are less self-conscious in the intimacy of family life and during
I do not feel I have wisdom enough yet to love what is ugly.
Indeed, man has two different beings inside him. What devil thought of
Signs cannot be represented, in a spy’s report, so damningly as words.
If I meet the Christian Deity, I am lost: He is a
I don’t know what ‘loyal’ means,
I wanted to definitely be a musician or a good preacher or
I’m at a place in my life where I do finally feel,
The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.
Every time I make a film, I feel it gives me the chance to learn something new.
A white christmas fills the churchyard.
A couple of weeks after that, zebra books phoned with an offer, and I accepted.
Society just doesn’t care about young people anymore, even if we are the future.