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Rene Char Quotes





A poet must leave traces of his passage, not proof.
[Poetry]
 

Each act is virgin, even the repeated ones.
 

For an inheritance to be really great, the hand of the defunct must not be seen.
 

In action, be primitive; in foresight, a strategist.
[Action]
 

It is not whether your words or actions are tough or gentle; it is the spirit behind your actions and words that announces your inner state.
 

That which comes into the world to disturb nothing deserves neither respect nor patience.
[Progress]