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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

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The unique and supreme voluptuousness of love lies in the certainty of committing evil. And men and women know from birth that in evil is found all sensual delight.
Charles Baudelaire




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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
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Intelligence has value only in the service of love.”
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Love, and do what you will.”
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Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.”
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Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.”
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Where there is love there is life.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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There is no sweeter pleasure than to surprise a man by giving him more than he hopes for.”
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I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.”
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Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.”
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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.”
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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.”
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