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Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
I have lost my seven best friends, which is to say God has had mercy on me seven times without realizing it. He lent a friendship, took it from me, sent me another.
When a work appears to be ahead of its time, it is only the time that is behind the work.
The trouble about the Académie is that by the time they get around to electing us to a seat, we really need a bed.
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The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal Nature bade me weep no more.
July 5, 1889
October 11, 1963
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