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Jules Renard

Quote of Jules Renard - At the bottom of all patriotism...

Biography - Jules Renard:

French author.
Born: 1864 - Died: 1910
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France

At the bottom of all patriotism there is war: that is why I am no patriot.



(German, French)

Zuletzt steckt in jedem Patriotismus der Krieg, und deshalb bin ich kein Patriot.

Au fond de tout patriotisme il y a la guerre : voilà pourquoi je ne suis pas patriote.

See also 

See also...

Quotes for: war


Quotes about war:

There was never a good war, or a bad peace.

War is sweet to those who have no experience of it,
but the experienced man trembles exceedingly at heart on its approach.

Pindar / 

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.

Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.

In time of war the laws are silent.

War is an evil which dishonours mankind.


Jules Renard also said...

When you are happy, there is still much to be done: to comfort others.

I was brought up by a library.

The danger of success is that it makes us forget the world's dreadful injustice.

Clarity is the politeness of the man of letters.

Life is short, but boredom makes it longer.

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

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