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Charles Baudelaire

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Biography - Charles Baudelaire:

French poet.
Born: 1821 - Died: 1867
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

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Always be a poet, even in prose.
Charles Baudelaire




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Sois toujours poète, même en prose.”
Charles Baudelaire

German
Sei immer ein Dichter, auch in der Prosa.”
Charles Baudelaire




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... but we want to be the poets of our life—first of all in the smallest, most everyday matters.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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To the poet, to the philosopher, to the saint, all things are friendly and sacred, all events profitable, all days holy, all men divine.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson - Essays
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Take a commonplace, clean it and polish it, light it so that it produces the same effect of youth and freshness and originality and spontaneity as it did originally, and you have done a poet’s job. The rest is literature.”
Jean Cocteau
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Poets don’t draw. They unravel their handwriting and then tie it up again, but differently.”
Jean Cocteau
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The poet never asks for admiration; he wants to be believed.”
Jean Cocteau
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I say one must be a seer, make oneself a seer. The poet makes himself a seer by an immense, long, deliberate derangement of all the senses.”
Arthur Rimbaud
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Good heavens! For more than forty years I have been speaking prose without knowing it.”
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière - Le Bourgeois gentilhomme
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All that is not prose is verse; and all that is not verse is prose.”
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière - Le Bourgeois gentilhomme
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There are moments in life when time and space are more profound, and the awareness of existence immeasurably increased.”
Charles Baudelaire
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There is no sweeter pleasure than to surprise a man by giving him more than he hopes for.”
Charles Baudelaire
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I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.”
Charles Baudelaire
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Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.”
Charles Baudelaire
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There is no such thing as a long piece of work, except one that you dare not start.”
Charles Baudelaire
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The child sees everything in a state of newness; he is always drunk. Nothing more resembles what we call inspiration than the delight with which a child absorbs form and color.”
Charles Baudelaire
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