Guy de Maupassant

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

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Our memory is a more perfect world than the universe: it gives back life to those who no longer exist."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The bed comprehends our whole life, for we were born in it, we live in it, and we shall die in it."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A legal kiss is never as good as a stolen one."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Love means the body, the soul, the life, the entire being. We feel love as we feel the warmth of our blood, we breathe love as we breathe air, we hold it in ourselves as we hold our thoughts. Nothing more exists for us."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Military men are the scourges of the world."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Legitimized love always despises its easygoing brother."

Guy de Maupassant
Guy de Maupassant "Boule de Suif"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)