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#1. Photogenic is a stupid, nonsensical word, but it is also a great mystery. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#2. Humanity lives in its fiction. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#3. I'm not an extraordinary worker, I'm an extraordinary daydreamer. I exceed all my fantasies-even that of writing. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#4. One's life, from being an exterior thing, grows inwards. Its intensity stays the same; and, d'you know, it's most mysterious, the corners in which the joy of living can sometimes hide away. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#5. My poor life This shawl Frayed on strongboxes full of gold I roll along with Dream And smoke And the only flame in the universe - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#6. The only word in the Martian language is written phonetically:
Kay-ray-kh-kuh-ko-kex.
It means whatever you want it to mean. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#7. A writer should never install himself before a panorama, however grandiose it may be. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#8. Writing is to descend like a miner to the depths of the mine with a lamp on your forehead, a light whose dubious brightness falsifies everything, whose wick is in permanent danger of explosion, whose blinking illumination in the coal dust exhausts and corrodes your eyes. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#9. The single fact of existing is already a true happiness. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#10. I used the word 'prose' in the Trans-Siberian in the early Latin sense of prosa dictu. Poem seemed to me too pretentious, too narrow. Prose is more open, popular. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#11. But me no buts, we're going to make whoopee, I tell you. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#12. If one wants to live one is better to incline towards imbecility than intelligence, and live only in the absurd. Intelligence consists of eating stars and turning them into dung. And the universe, at the most optimistic estimate, is nothing but God's digestive system. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#13. A mud-stained sunlight began to splatter the sodden fields, and the hateful, nasal world of birds began to come to life. It seemed to me that I was coming out of a suffocating nightmare and that the low clouds flying before the wind were the shreds of an evil dream. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#14. Without the help of selfishness, the human animal would never have developed. Egoism is the vine by which man hoisted himself out of the swamp and escaped from the jungle. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#15. Life The machine The human soul A 75mm breech My portrait - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#16. Only a soul full of despair can ever attain serenity and, to be in despair, you must have loved a good deal and still love the world. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#17. Writing is a noble privilege compared with the lot of most people, who live like parts of a machine, who live only to keep the gears of society pointlessly turning. - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#18. The guillotine is the masterpiece of the plastic arts
Its click
Creates perpetual motion
("The Head") - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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#19. Science is history arranged according to the superstition and taste of the moment. The vocabulary of scholars has no wit, no salt. These heavy tomes have no soul, they are filled with distress ... - Author: Blaise Cendrars
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