Gustave Flaubert (UK: FLOH-bair, US: floh-BAIR, French: [ɡystav flobɛʁ]; 12 December 1821 – 8 May 1880) was a French novelist. He has been considered the leading exponent of literary realism in his country and abroad. According to the literary theorist Kornelije Kvas, "in Flaubert, realism strives for formal perfection, so...
The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe.
I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.
You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general public.
I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.
Lord, what fools these mortals be!