In this post, you will find great Charles Baudelaire Quotes. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
To be a great man and a saint for oneself, that is the only important thing.
A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle.
There is no more steely barb than that of the Infinite.
Two fundamental literary qualities: supernaturalism and irony.
I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.
In literature as in ethics, there is danger, as well as glory, in being subtle. Aristocracy isolates us.
The dance can reveal everything mysterious that is hidden in music, and it has the additional merit of being human and palpable. Dancing is poetry with arms and legs.
Everything that is beautiful and noble is the product of reason and calculation.
What is art? Prostitution.
Nearly all our originality comes from the stamp that time impresses upon our sensibility.
The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond, and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality.
The world only goes round by misunderstanding.
It is necessary to work, if not from inclination, at least from despair. Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself.
To say the word Romanticism is to say modern art – that is, intimacy, spirituality, color, aspiration towards the infinite, expressed by every means available to the arts.
As a small child, I felt in my heart two contradictory feelings, the horror of life and the ecstasy of life.
Always be a poet, even in prose.