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Biography - Claude Monet:

French painter.
Born: 1840 - Died: 1926
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

All I did was to look at what the universe showed me.



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All I did was to look at what the universe showed me, and let my brush bear witness to it.



All I did was to look at what the universe showed me.



Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Je n'ai fait que regarder ce que m'a montré l'univers.

German
Ich betrachtete nur das, was mir das Universum zeigte.




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Quotes about the Universe:


The universe confounds me! I cannot imagine that such a ‘clock’ can exist without there being a Clockmaker.
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Philosophy is written in this grand book, which stands continually open before our eyes (I say the Universe), but can not be understood without first learning to comprehend the language and know the characters as it is written. It is written in mathematical language, and its characters are triangles, circles and other geometric figures, without which it is impossible to humanly understand a word; without these one is wandering in a dark labyrinth.
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You are the big bang, the original force of the universe, coming on as whoever you are.
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Everything mystical is personal — accordingly it is an elementary variation of the universe.
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Nothing is indifferent, nothing is powerless in the universe; an atom can dissolve everything, an atom can save everything
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He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.
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Claude Monet also said...


I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.
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People discuss my art and pretend to understand as if it were necessary to understand, when it's simply necessary to love.
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The subject is of secondary importance to me; I want to represent what lives between the object and me.
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It seems to me, when I see nature, that I see it ready made, completely written — but then, try to do it!
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I am following Nature without being able to grasp her, I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.
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My life has been nothing but a failure.
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