Guy de Maupassant - Quotes

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The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.

The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.

The simplest of women are wonderful liars who can extricate themselves from the most difficult dilemmas with a skill bordering on genius. ---->>>

Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.

Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.

It is the lives we encounter that make life worth living. ---->>>

Every government has as much of a duty to avoid war as a ship's captain has to avoid a shipwreck. ---->>>

It is better to be unhappy in love than unhappy in marriage, but some people manage to be both. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: August 5, 1850
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Die: July 6, 1893
Occupation: Writer
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Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (; French: [ɡid(ə) mopasɑ̃]; 5 August 1850 – 6 July 1893) was a French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers, who depicted human lives and destinies and social forces in disillusioned and often pessimistic terms (wikipedia)