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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

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



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 !”
Paul Valéry

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




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Quotes for: to live:



Quotes for: to live

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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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You can't live at all, unless you can live fully now.”
Alan Watts
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"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."”
Hans Christian Andersen
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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.”
René Descartes - Principles of Philosophy
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Quotes for: wind:



Quotes for: wind

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If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.”
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Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.”
François de La Rochefoucauld
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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.”

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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Beware of spitting against the wind!”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.”
Edward Gibbon - The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
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Paul Valéry also said...


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One should be light like a bird, and not like a feather.”
Paul Valéry - Tel quel
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Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.”
Paul Valéry
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A very dangerous state of mind: thinking one understands.”
Paul Valéry
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The greatest liberty is born of the greatest rigor.”
Paul Valéry
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We civilizations now know ourselves mortal.”
Paul Valéry - Crisis of the Mind
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Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature.”
Paul Valéry
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