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Paul Valéry

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Biography - Paul Valéry:

French poet, essayist and philosopher.
Born: 1871 - Died: 1945
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

The wind is rising!... We must try to live!



The wind is rising!...  We must try to live!

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Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Le vent se lève ! Il faut tenter de vivre !

German
Der Wind hebt an, wir müssen versuchen zu leben.




See also 

See also...






Quotes for: to live


Quotes

Quotes for: to live


True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.





A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion.





To live means to love, but above all, to love life.





My trade and art is to live.





You can't live at all, unless you can live fully now.





"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."











Quotes for: wind


Quotes

Quotes for: wind


We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
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If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.





Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.





Since I grew tired of the chase
And search, I learned to find;
And since the wind blows in my face,
I sail with every wind.






The dunes change with the wind, but the desert remains the same.





Beware of spitting against the wind!











Quotes

Paul Valéry also said...


One should be light like a bird, and not like a feather.





Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.





Let us enrich ourselves with our mutual differences.





A very dangerous state of mind: thinking one understands.





The greatest liberty is born of the greatest rigor.





We civilizations now know ourselves mortal.












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