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Charlie Chaplin

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Biography - Charlie Chaplin:

English comic actor, filmmaker and composer.
Born: 1889 - Died: 1977
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
Charlie Chaplin




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L'homme en tant qu'individu est un génie. Mais les hommes dans la masse forment le monstre sans tête, un grand idiot brutal qui passe là où on le pousse.”
Charlie Chaplin




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Quotes for: Individual:



Quotes for: Individual

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Harmony between two individuals is never granted - it has to be conquered indefinitely.”
Simone de Beauvoir
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Article III – The principle of any sovereignty resides essentially in the Nation. No body, no individual can exert authority which does not emanate expressly from it.”
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
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when we say that a man is responsible for himself, we do not only mean that he is responsible for his own individuality, but that he is responsible for all men.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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The regeneration of society is the regeneration of society by individual education.”
Jean de La Bruyere
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In the society, where people are just parts in a larger machine, individuals are unable to develop fully.”
Friedrich Schiller
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Society exists only as a mental concept in the real world there are only individuals.”
Oscar Wilde
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Quotes for: genius

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Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Ignorance is not lack of intelligence, nor knowledge a proof of genius.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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In fact, every child is to a certain extent a genius, and every genius to a certain extent a child.”
Arthur Schopenhauer
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What might be taken for a precocious genius is the genius of childhood. When the child grows up, it disappears without a trace. It may happen that this boy will become a real painter some day, or even a great painter. But then he will have to begin everything again, from zero.”
Pablo Picasso
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My books are like water those of the great geniuses are wine. (Fortunately) everybody drinks water.”
Mark Twain
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What moves those of genius, what inspires their work is not new ideas, but their obsession with the idea that what has already been said is still not enough.”
Eugene Delacroix
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Look up to the sky. You'll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.”
Charlie Chaplin
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A day without laughter is a day wasted.”
Charlie Chaplin
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Why should poetry have to make sense?”
Charlie Chaplin
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Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.”
Charlie Chaplin
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I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.”
Charlie Chaplin
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We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other's happiness, not by each other's misery.”
Charlie Chaplin
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