Quotes by Maurice Druon

Number is the Word but is not utterance it is wave and light, though no one sees it it is rhythm and music, though no one hears it. Its variations are limitless and yet it is immutable. Each form of life is a particular reverberation of Number.

Maurice Druon

Other Great Authors

But he who never sins can little boast Compared to him who goes and sins no more.

N. P. Willis

I know that you believe that you understood what you think I said, but I am not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.

Robert McCloskey

Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.

Actor Edmund Gwenn

Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters.

Margaret Halsey

Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, But beautiful old people are works of art.


We arrive at the truth, not by the reason only, but also by the heart.

Blaise Pascal »

The aggressive spirit, the offensive, is the chief thing everywhere in war, and the air is no exception.

Baron Manfred von Richthofen Red Baron »

Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.

Oscar Wilde »