Guy de Maupassant Quote

To contest an author's right to create a poetic or realistic work is to want to force him to change his temperament, challenge his originality, refuse to allow him to use the eye and the intelligence nature has given him.


Pierre et Jean (ed. OUP Oxford, 2001) - ISBN: 9780191611049

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To contest an author's right to create a poetic or realistic work is to want to force him to change his temperament, challenge his originality,...

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To contest an author's right to create a poetic or realistic work is to want to force him to change his temperament, challenge his originality,...

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To contest an author's right to create a poetic or realistic work is to want to force him to change his temperament, challenge his originality,...

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To contest an author's right to create a poetic or realistic work is to want to force him to change his temperament, challenge his originality,...