French Poet, Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, Film Writer
"Art-for art's sake (and) art-for-people's sake are equally ridiculous. I suggest art for God's sake."
"Art produces ugly things which frequently become beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which have always become ugly with time."
"History is a combination of reality and lies. The reality of History becomes a lie. The unreality of the fable becomes the truth."
"All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it. "