Charles Baudelaire Quote


Charles Baudelaire
Charles BaudelaireShare on Facebook

Born: April 9, 1821

Died: August 31, 1867 (aged 46)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a French poet who produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe. His most famous work, Les Fleurs du mal, expresses the changing nature of beauty in modern, industrializing Paris during the 19th century.

Quote of the day

So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect, that the path of each man's genius contracts itself to a very few hours.

Popular Authors

`

Several of the ads on this page contain affiliate links and IZQuotes (or QuotesFor Bros) will receive a small commission for any purchase made after clicking an affiliate ad.