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Paul Valéry

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Biography - Paul Valéry:

French poet, essayist and philosopher.
Born: 1871 - Died: 1945
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

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War: a massacre of people who don't know each other for the profit of people who know each other but don't massacre each other.
Paul Valéry




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There was never a good war, or a bad peace.”
Benjamin Franklin
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War is sweet to those who have no experience of it,
but the experienced man trembles exceedingly at heart on its approach.”

Pindar
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At the bottom of all patriotism there is war: that is why I am no patriot.”
Jules Renard
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War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.”
Sigmund Freud
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In time of war the laws are silent.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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One should be light like a bird, and not like a feather.”
Paul Valéry - Tel quel
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Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.”
Paul Valéry
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The wind is rising!... We must try to live!”
Paul Valéry
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A very dangerous state of mind: thinking one understands.”
Paul Valéry
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The greatest liberty is born of the greatest rigor.”
Paul Valéry
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We civilizations now know ourselves mortal.”
Paul Valéry - Crisis of the Mind
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