Paris Quotes

If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young...

If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast. โ€” Ernest Hemingway
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โ€œBecause wherever I sat โ€” on the deck of a ship or at a street ...

โ€œBecause wherever I sat โ€” on the deck of a ship or at a street cafรฉ in Paris or Bangkok โ€” I would be sitting under the same glass bell jar, stewing in my own sour air.โ€ โ€• Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 20
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Money! Money! Money! shrieking mad celestial money of illusion! Money made of nothing, ...

Money! Money! Money! shrieking mad celestial money of illusion! Money made of nothing, starvation, suicide! Money of failure! Money of death! Money against Eternity! and eternity's strong mills grind out vast paper of illusion! - Allen Ginsberg - Paris, December 1957
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 04
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"If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a youn...

"If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a movable feast.โ€ Ernest Hemingway
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 28
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Civilization has a natural resistance agains...

Civilization has a natural resistance against improving itself. - Motion picture - American in Paris Gene Kelly's character Jerry Mulligan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 23
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โ€œFor centuries, lovers of death have tried to make us lose...

โ€œFor centuries, lovers of death have tried to make us lose the flavor for living. They never succeeded.โ€ โ€” Charlie Hebdo cartoonist, in the wake of the 11/13/15 Paris terror attacks
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 03
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"[He] devotes his days and nights to searching throug...

"[He] devotes his days and nights to searching through thousands of pages to find the perfect quote, the one that will save him." - Pablo De Santis, The Paris Enigma
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 26
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No one has greater love than one who knows ho...

No one has greater love than one who knows how to respect the freedom of others. Simone Weil, born 3 Feb 1909, Paris - Author, Waiting for God
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โ€œAnother well-known Paris landmark is the Arc de ...

โ€œAnother well-known Paris landmark is the Arc de Triomphe, a moving monument to the many brave women and men who have died trying to visit it.โ€ โ€“Dave Barry
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 02
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"In Paris they simply stared at me when I spoke t...

"In Paris they simply stared at me when I spoke to them in French. I never did succeed in making those idiots understand their own language." --Mark Twain
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"...the arbiter of what is good and evil is not what peo...

"...the arbiter of what is good and evil is not what people say and do, nor is it progress, but it is my heart and I." ~ Leo Tolstoy after watching a public execution in Paris
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 09
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