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Charlie Chaplin

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Biography - Charlie Chaplin:

English comic actor, filmmaker and composer.
Born: 1889 - Died: 1977
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Quote

Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Charlie Chaplin




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
La vie est une tragédie quand on la voit en gros plan, mais une comédie quand on regarde sur le long terme.”
Charlie Chaplin

German
Das Leben ist, im Detail betrachtet, eine Tragödie, aber eine Komödie in der Gesamtperspektive.”
Charlie Chaplin




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Quotes about life:



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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.”
Seneca - De Vita Beata
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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Quotes about tragedy:



Quotes for: tragedy

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There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.”
Oscar Wilde
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You get tragedy where the tree, instead of bending, breaks.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.”
Benjamin Franklin
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A tragedy need not have blood and death it's enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy.”
Jean Racine
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Charlie Chaplin also said...


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Look up to the sky. You'll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.”
Charlie Chaplin
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A day without laughter is a day wasted.”
Charlie Chaplin
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Why should poetry have to make sense?”
Charlie Chaplin
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I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.”
Charlie Chaplin
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We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other's happiness, not by each other's misery.”
Charlie Chaplin
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The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as men die, liberty will never perish.”
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