Jean Cocteau Quote

It is difficult to live without opium after having known it because it is difficult, after knowing opium, to take earth seriously. And unless one is a saint, it is difficult to live without taking earth seriously.


Cocteau's world: an anthology of writings (ed. Owen, 1972)

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It is difficult to live without opium after having known it because it is difficult, after knowing opium, to take earth seriously. And unless one is...

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It is difficult to live without opium after having known it because it is difficult, after knowing opium, to take earth seriously. And unless one is...

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It is difficult to live without opium after having known it because it is difficult, after knowing opium, to take earth seriously. And unless one is...

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It is difficult to live without opium after having known it because it is difficult, after knowing opium, to take earth seriously. And unless one is...