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Gustave Flaubert

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Biography - Gustave Flaubert:

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

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



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

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(French, German)

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

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

See also 

See also...

If you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing.

Look up to the sky. You'll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.

Quotes for: heaven


Quotes about heaven:

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

They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.

No man has received from nature the right to command others. Liberty is a gift from heaven.

Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and reverence, the more often and more steadily one reflects on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.

Help yourself and heaven will help you.

My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.

Quotes for: wings


Quotes for: wings

Sadness flies away on the wings of time.

Man, too, has wings, he has imagination.

Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.

Fear: Gives one wings.

A beautiful line of verse has twelve feet, and two wings.


Gustave Flaubert also said...

Idiots: Those who do not think like us.

I want to live through three or four more books.

Fear: Gives one wings.

To have talent, you must be convinced that you possess it.

The true poet for me is a priest. As soon as he dons the cassock, he must leave his family.

The cult of art gives pride one never has too much of it.

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