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André Breton

Quote of André Breton - One word and all is saved One...

Biography - André Breton :

French writer and poet.
Born: 1896 - Died: 1966
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France

One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.

One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.



(French, German)

Un mot et tout est sauvé
Un mot et tout est perdu.

Ein Wort und alles ist gerettet
Ein Wort und alles ist verloren.

See also 

See also...

Finding the right words at the right moment is action.

Nothing is indifferent, nothing is powerless in the universe; an atom can dissolve everything, an atom can save everything

Who knows? How odd and fickle is life ! How little is needed to ruin or rescue us !

Quotes for: word


Quotes for: word

The word flies and cannot be recalled.

The language of friendship is not words but meanings.

The meaning of a word is its use in the language.

Where words fail, music speaks.

Words make love.

What's in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet;


André Breton also said...

Words make love.

It is perhaps childhood that comes closest to one's 'real life'.

Beauty will be convulsive or will not be at all.

All my life, my heart has yearned for a thing I cannot name.

I have always been amazed at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more credence and attaches so much more importance to waking events than to those occurring in dreams... Man... is above all the plaything of his memory.

Nothing retains less of desire in art, in science, than this will to industry, booty, possession.

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