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Quotes by Jean Giraudoux - (9 quotes)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Education category:

Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Imagination category:

There is no better way of exercising the imagination than the study of law. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets truth. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Immortality category:

A man has only one way of being immortal on earth: he has to forget he is a mortal. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Innocence category:

The innocent one is he who does not explain, for whom life is both a mystery and a total light, one who does not complain... For innocence admits of neither regret nor dispute. The innocent one assumes all responsibility. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Life category:

The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Mediocrity category:

Only the mediocre are always at their best. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Sadness category:

Those who weep recover more quickly than those who smile. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Sincerity category:

- as quoted in Murphy's Law Book Two...
The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that you've got it made. (Jean Giraudoux)

Jean Giraudoux - From the Universe category:

A golf course is the epitome of all that is purely transitory in the universe; a space not to dwell in, but to get over as quickly as possible. (Jean Giraudoux)