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Gustave Flaubert

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Biography - Gustave Flaubert:

French novelist.
Born: 1821 - Died: 1880
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

Quote

I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.
Gustave Flaubert



I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.

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Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Je crois que si l’on regardait toujours les cieux, on finirait par avoir des ailes.”
Gustave Flaubert

German
Ich glaube, dass einem mit der Zeit Flügel wachsen würden, wenn man immer den Himmel betrachtet.”
Gustave Flaubert




See also  

See also...



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If you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing.”
Gabrielle Chasnel, dîte Coco Chanel

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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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Quotes about heaven:


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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”

William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistles
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We are both of us neighbors of the sky, Madame,
Since you are beautiful and I am old.”

Victor Hugo
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Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.”
Henry David Thoreau
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My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven and earth could come by chance, when all the skill of art is not able to make an oyster!”
Anatole France
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Quotes for: wings:



Quotes for: wings

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Sadness flies away on the wings of time.”
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
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Man, too, has wings, he has imagination.”
Soren Kierkegaard
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Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.”
Salvador Dalí
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Fear: Gives one wings.”
Gustave Flaubert - Dictionary of Received Ideas
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A beautiful line of verse has twelve feet, and two wings.”
Jules Renard
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Gustave Flaubert also said...


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Idiots: Those who do not think like us.”
Gustave Flaubert - Dictionary of Received Ideas
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Fear: Gives one wings.”
Gustave Flaubert - Dictionary of Received Ideas
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To have talent, you must be convinced that you possess it.”
Gustave Flaubert
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The true poet for me is a priest. As soon as he dons the cassock, he must leave his family.”
Gustave Flaubert
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The cult of art gives pride one never has too much of it.”
Gustave Flaubert
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There are neither good nor bad subjects. From the point of view of pure Art, you could almost establish it as an axiom that the subject is irrelevant, style itself being an absolute manner of seeing things.”
Gustave Flaubert
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