Quotations by Mauriac, Francois


“Tell me what you read and I’ll tell you who you are” is true enough, but I’d know you better if you told me what you re-read.

François Mauriac (1885-1970) French author, critic, journalist
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Men resemble great deserted palaces: the owner occupies only a few rooms and has closed-off wings where he never ventures.

François Mauriac (1885-1970) French author, critic, journalist
Second Thoughts: Reflections on Literature and on Life (1961)
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