A belief which leaves no place for doubt is not a belief; it is a superstition.
To be ready to fail is to be prepared for success.
Sensuality without love is a sin; love without sensuality is worse than a sin.
Who learns most from a good book is the author.
Tradition simply means that we need to end what began well and continue what is worth continuing
Theology is the logic of the Devil.
To sin offers repentance and forgiveness; not to sin offers only punishment.
Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman, with self-love.
To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of wisdom.
There are those who dance to the rhythm that is played to them, those who only dance to their own rhythm, and those who don't dance at all.
It may be impossible to have a revolution without crimes but that does not make revolution a crime.
Erik Satie does not say the opposite of Debussy; he says the same thing only the other way round.
A woman who does not become the slave of just one man becomes the slave of all men.
The thirst for adventure is the vent which Destiny offers; a war, a crusade, a gold mine, a new country, speak to the imagination and offer.
To be thirsty and to drink water is the perfection of sensuality rarely achieved. Sometimes you drink water; other times you are thirsty.
In love, it is the weak who strike and the strong who caress.
A rocket is an experiment; a star is an observation.
When the English have scored a goal, they think nothing more remains to be done.
You need to have a God, a lover, and an enemy, says the poet. Exactly: you need to have three enemies.
The man who spends all his time looking up to heaven is not always the best; in fact, he is usually the worst.
The barometer that shows "variable" is an ironic indictment of God.
The most original sin is not the thinker's but the poet's.
An ignorance of Marx is as frequent among Marxists as an ignorance of Christ is among Catholics.
The novel is born of disillusionment; the poem, of despair.
True art tries not to attract attention in order to be noticed.
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