Guy de Maupassant Quotes

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Born: August 5, 1850, Tourville-sur-Arques, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Paris, France, July 6, 1893
Occupation: Author

It is better to be unhappy in love than unhappy in marriage, but some people manage to be both.
- Guy de Maupassant

Patriotism is a kind of religion it is the egg from which wars are hatched.
- Guy de Maupassant

The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.
- Guy de Maupassant

The simplest of women are wonderful liars who can extricate themselves from the most difficult dilemmas with a skill bordering on genius.
- Guy de Maupassant

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