The best Quotes by George Sand

The best Quotes by George Sand

Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin de Francueil (French: ; 1 July 1804 – 8 June 1876), best known by her pen name George Sand, was a French novelist, memoirist and journalist. One of the most popular writers in Europe in her lifetime, she's been more renowned than either Victor Hugo or Honoré de Balzac in England in the 1830s and 1840s.

We cannot tear out a single page of our life, but we can throw the whole book in the fire.
Life in common among people who love each other is the ideal of happiness.
Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age.
The artist vocation is to send light into the human heart.
The prayers of a lover are more imperious than the menaces of the whole world.
Simplicity is the most difficult thing to secure in this world; it is the last limit of experience and the last effort of genius.
There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.
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Life resembles a novel more often than novels resemble life.
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Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
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Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
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When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
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The power of a glance has been so much abused in love stories, that it has come to be disbelieved in. Few people dare now to say that two beings have fallen in love because they have looked at each other. Yet it is in this way that love begins, and in this way only.
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To love another person is to see the face of God.
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Not being heard is no reason for silence.
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Laughter is sunshine, it chases winter from the human face.
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It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.
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To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life.
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Those who do not weep, do not see.
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You who suffer because you love, love still more. To die of love, is to live by it.
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Superstition is a sign of a weak mind.
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.
One of Paris' amenities is that you can be born here, live here, die here without anyone even noticing.
Honoré de Balzac - Le Père Goriot, 1834-1835
To say to a rich man: You are poor! is to tell the Archbishop of Granada that his sermons are worthless.
One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.
The more one judges, the less one loves.
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Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.
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Love is the poetry of the senses.
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There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
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So you're single? In Paris? Now I'm even more jealous. I mean, your life is croissants and sex.
Madeline Wheeler in Emily in Paris - Season 1 Episode 3
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I make the most money, I think, in Russia and Paris, for the people of those countries are so willing to be amused, so eager to see something new and out of the ordinary.
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If Paris is a city of lights, Sydney is the city of fireworks.
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An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris.
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Quagmire: "You got to help me. I'm looking for a little boy with red overalls and a yellow shirt."
French Man: "You are looking to buy or to rent?"
Quagmire: "What? No! God! How is Paris considered a classy city?"
French Man: "The buildings are beautiful, the people are trash."
Sometimes you must hurt in order to know, fall in order to grow, lose in order to gain. Because life's greatest lessons are learned through pain.
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The world will break your heart ten ways to Sunday. That's guaranteed.
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Death is Peaceful, Life is Harder.
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You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind your stomach, because you do not just live in a world but a world lives in you.
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All grown-ups were once children... but only few of them remember it.
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Philippe: "Tell me Driss, why do you think people are interested in art?"
Driss: "I don't know, it's a business?"
Philippe: "No. That's because it's the only thing one leaves behind."
Driss in Intouchables
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It takes much more courage to be in love than it does for war.
Helsinki in Money Heist - Season 4 Episode 5
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A mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone.
Tyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones - Season 1 Episode 2
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Do you hear the people sing, singing a song of angry men?
It is the music of a people, who will not be slaves again
When the beating of your heart echoes the beating of the drums
There is a life about to start when tomorrow comes
Les Misérables - Das Lied des Volkes
If watching is all you're going to do, then you're going to watch your life go by without you.
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It is always assumed by the empty-headed, who chatter about themselves for want of something better, that people who do not discuss their affairs openly must have something to hide.
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Your mom's so fat, even in Minecraft she appears round.

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