François Mauriac Quote

Most men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed off wings where he never ventures.


Journal, 1932-1939 (Paris: Table ronde, 1947), p. 6

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Most men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed off wings where he never ventures.

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Most men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed off wings where he never ventures.

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Most men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed off wings where he never ventures.

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Most men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed off wings where he never ventures.