Jean-Louis Barrault Quotes (1 quote)
“Ah, when to the heart of man
Was it ever less than a treason
To go with the drift of things,
To yield with a grace to reason,
And bow and accept the end
Of a love or a season?”
Reluctance, st. 4 (1913)
“Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.”
In Latin: "Ingenium res adversa nudare solent, celare secunda"
“It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.”
―Robert Green Ingersoll
The works of Robert G. Ingersoll (1978 edition), Library of Alexandria - ISBN: 9781465521330
“If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.”
“We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.”
Someone to Love (film, 1987). The film was released after his death, and it was Orson's final film appearance.
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJean-Louis Barrault
Born: September 8, 1910
Died: January 22, 1994 (aged 83)
Bio: Jean-Louis Barrault was a French actor, director and mime artist, training that served him well when he portrayed the 19th-century mime Jean-Gaspard Deburau in Marcel Carné's 1945 film Les Enfants du Paradis and part of an international cast in The Longest Day.