Quotes by Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

French writer

Alive from: 1889-1963

Category: Writers (Contemporary)

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    There is always a period when a man with a beard shaves it off. This period does not last. He returns headlong to his beard.
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    True realism consists in revealing the surprising things which habit keeps covered and prevents us from seeing.
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    We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like?
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    Wealth is an inborn attitude of mind, like poverty. The pauper who has made his pile may flaunt his spoils, but cannot wear them plausibly.
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    What the public criticizes in you, cultivate. It is you.
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    When a work appears to be ahead of its time, it is only the time that is behind the work.
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