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Charles Baudelaire

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Biography - Charles Baudelaire:

French poet.
Born: 1821 - Died: 1867
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

Quote

There are moments in life when time and space are more profound, and the awareness of existence immeasurably increased.
Charles Baudelaire



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Note





Wikisource - Baudelaire - Œuvres posthumes (fr)




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Il y a des moments dans l'existence où le temps et l'étendue sont plus profonds, et le sentiment de l'existence intensément augmente.”
Charles Baudelaire

German
Es gibt Augenblicke in unserem Leben, in denen Zeit und Raum tiefer werden und das Gefühl des Daseins sich unendlich ausdehnt.”
Charles Baudelaire




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Quotes about time:



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In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.”
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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.”
Francis Bacon - Novum organum
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Time is a great master; it regulates things well.”
Pierre Corneille - Sertorius
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Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.”
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What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.”
Augustine of Hippo - Confessions
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It takes a long time to become young.”
Pablo Picasso
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Quotes about existence:



Quotes for: existence

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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.”
Henri Bergson - Creative Evolution
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The universe confounds me! I cannot imagine that such a ‘clock’ can exist without there being a Clockmaker.”
Voltaire - Les cabales
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Existence precedes essence.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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It is valid to conclude from actuality to possibility, but not from possibility to actuality.”
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My happiness should justify existence itself!”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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Man is nothing else than his plan; he exists only to the extent that he fulfills himself; he is therefore nothing else than the ensemble of his acts, nothing less than his life.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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Quotes about space:



Quotes for: space

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All our dignity consists, then, in thought. By it we must elevate ourselves, and not by space and time which we cannot fill.
Let us endeavour then to think well; this is the principle of morality.”

Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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Love is space and time measured by the heart.”
Marcel Proust
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The separation of history from geography rests upon the separation of time from space.”
Bertrand Russell
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The infinitely smallest part of space is always a space, something endowed with continuity, not at all a mere point or the boundary between specified places in space.”
Johann Gottlieb Fichte
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Time, matter, space — all, it may be, are no more than a point.”
Denis Diderot
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The eternal silence of these infinite spaces frightens me.”
Blaise Pascal
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Charles Baudelaire also said...


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There is no sweeter pleasure than to surprise a man by giving him more than he hopes for.”
Charles Baudelaire
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I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.”
Charles Baudelaire
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Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.”
Charles Baudelaire
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There is no such thing as a long piece of work, except one that you dare not start.”
Charles Baudelaire
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Always be a poet, even in prose.”
Charles Baudelaire
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The child sees everything in a state of newness; he is always drunk. Nothing more resembles what we call inspiration than the delight with which a child absorbs form and color.”
Charles Baudelaire
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