Paul Éluard

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Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.
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Paul Éluard was the nom de plume of Eugène Grindel (December 14, 1895 – November 18, 1952), a French poet who was active in the Dada and Surrealist movements.


  • A woman is more beautiful than the world in which I live; and so I close my eyes.
  • Elephants are contagious.
  • Farewell sadness good day sadness you are inscribed in the lines of the ceiling.
  • His fables so brutally imposed, sweated by heart. Their morality is a prison which I don't want to penetrate anymore.
    • Paul Éluard on La Fontaine
    • Attributed by: Ivry, Benjamin (1996). Francis Poulenc, p.125, 20th-Century Composers series. Phaidon Press Limited. ISBN 071483503X.
  • Hope raises no dust.
  • Earth is blue like an orange.
  • The role of the artist is to teach us to see..and to show us the way from the letter to the spirit.
  • There is another world and it is in this one.

Capital Of Pain

  • Make the sure one laugh, was she in stone? She will melt.

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