April 6

Quotes of the day from previous years:
There is no sincerer love than the love of food. ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • selected by Poor Yorick
See, I write jokes for a living, man. I sit in my hotel at night and think of something that's funny and then I go get a pen and write 'em down. Or, if the pen's too far away, I have to convince myself that what I thought of ain't funny. ~ Mitch Hedberg (recent death)
  • selected by Kalki
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent. ~ Isaac Asimov (died 6 April 1992)
  • selected by Kalki
I am less concerned with expressing the motions of the soul and mind than to render visible, so to speak, the inner flashes of intuition which have something divine in their apparent insignificance and reveal magic, even divine horizons, when they are transposed into the marvellous effects of pure plastic art. ~ Gustave Moreau
  • proposed by Kalki
I have never looked for dream in reality or reality in dream. I have allowed my imagination free play, and I have not been led astray by it. ~ Gustave Moreau
  • proposed by Kalki


No one could have less faith in the absolute and definitive importance of the work created by man, because I believe that this world is nothing but a dream... ~ Gustave Moreau

  • 3 Kalki 20:34, 5 April 2007 (UTC)
  • 3 InvisibleSun 20:59, 5 April 2007 (UTC)
  • 1 Zarbon 23:23, 22 April 2008 (UTC)

I believe neither in what I touch nor what I see. I only believe in what I do not see, and solely in what I feel. ~ Gustave Moreau

  • 3 because this quote makes one think. If all the physical and sight apparent is an illusion, it's quite frankly a nice parallel illusion drawn here by Moreau. Zarbon 16:06, 1 May 2008 (UTC)
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