Gustave Flaubert Quote

It is strange, how I was born with little faith in happiness. While still very young I had a complete presentiment of life.


Letter to Maxime DuCamp, 7 April 1846. As quoted in: The Letters of Gustave Flaubert: 1830-1857 (Harvard University Press, 1980)

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It is strange, how I was born with little faith in happiness. While still very young I had a complete presentiment of life.

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It is strange, how I was born with little faith in happiness. While still very young I had a complete presentiment of life.

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It is strange, how I was born with little faith in happiness. While still very young I had a complete presentiment of life.

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It is strange, how I was born with little faith in happiness. While still very young I had a complete presentiment of life.