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About Marcel Proust
Marcel Proust (Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust ) was a French novelist and critic.
"In Search of Lost Time", a novel in 7 volumes (1913-1927).
Many considered him a closeted homosexual. He was one of the first novelists to feature homosexuality openly in his books. He is regarded by many as one of the greatest writers of all time.
His Personal Life
He had a close relationship with his mother. He also did not move from his parents' apartment, until after both were dead.
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Famous quotes by Marcel Proust
A change in the weather is sufficient to recreate the world and ourselves.Marcel Proust
A powerful idea communicates some of its strength to him who challenges it.Marcel Proust
As long as men are free to ask what they must, free to say what they think, free to think what they will, freedom can never be lost and science can never regress.Marcel Proust
Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.Marcel Proust
Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.Marcel Proust
Habit is a second nature which prevents us from knowing the first, of which it has neither the cruelties nor the enchantments.Marcel Proust
Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.Marcel Proust
Happiness serves hardly any other purpose than to make unhappiness possible.Marcel Proust
If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.Marcel Proust
Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only pain we obey.Marcel Proust
It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom, whole worlds apart, who has no knowledge of us and by whom it is impossible to make ourselves understood: our body.Marcel Proust
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.Marcel Proust
Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.Marcel Proust
Like many intellectuals, he was incapable of saying a simple thing in a simple way.Marcel Proust
Love is space and time measured by the heart.Marcel Proust
Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.Marcel Proust
The time at our disposal each day is elastic the passions we feel dilate it, those that inspire us shrink it, and habit fills it.Marcel Proust
Three-quarters of the sicknesses of intelligent people come from their intelligence. They need at least a doctor who can understand this sickness.Marcel Proust
Time, which changes people, does not alter the image we have retained of them.Marcel Proust
We don't receive wisdom we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.Marcel Proust
We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.Marcel Proust
Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two.Marcel Proust
Marcel Proust's Popularity
Marcel Proust was a famous French novelist and critic, who was born on July 10, 1871. As a person born on this date, Marcel Proust is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (July 10) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1871).
People born on July 10 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Marcel Proust is the 806th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Marcel Proust's birthday, Marcel Proust is the 94th most famous French.
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