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Jean Giraudoux Quotes

(1882-1944), French Diplomat, Author

Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.

Category: Education

The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is the example of the eternal seductiveness of life.

Category: Flowers

There is an invisible garment woven around us from our earliest years; it is made of the way we eat, the way we walk, the way we greet people...

Category: Habit

I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.

Category: Labor

Only the mediocre are always at their best.

Category: Mediocrity