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Andre Malraux
(1901-1976) born on
Nov 03
French novelist, art historian, public official. He was a hero of French Resistance during WW II and wrote "The Voices of Silence," 1951.
         
   
F
The crucial discovery was made that, in order to become painting, the universe seen by the artist had to become a private one created by himself.

R
Man is not what he thinks he is, he is what he hides.
A
One cannot create an art that speaks to men when one has nothing to say.
N
Genius is not perfected, it is deepened. It does not so much interpret the world as fertilize itself with it.
K
Be careful, -- with quotations you can damn anything.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Artists in Quotation," by Donna Ward La Cour, 1989.
R: Attributed.
A: In "Shorter Bartlett's Familiar Quotations," by John Bartlett, 1937, 1980, 1992.
N: In "Artists in Quotation," by Donna Ward La Cour, 1989.
K: Anti-censorship address, Assembly, 12 Nov 1966.
   


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