Quotes by Paul Valery

Love is being stupid together.
– Paul Valery

God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.
– Paul Valery

Stupidity is not my strong point.
– Paul Valéry

The purpose of psychology is to give us a completely different idea of the things we know best.
– Paul Valéry

My soul is nothing now but the dream dreamt by matter struggling with itself!
– Paul Valéry

History is the science of what never happens twice.
– Paul Valéry

Politics is the art of preventing people from busying themselves with what is their own business.
– Paul Valéry

I know nothing more stupid and indeed vulgar than wanting to be right.
– Paul Valéry

But hope is only man’s mistrust of the clear foresight of his mind.
– Paul Valéry

That which has always been accepted by everyone, everywhere, is almost certain to be false.
– Paul Valéry

At the end of the mind, the body. But at the end of the body, the mind.
– Paul Valéry

One should be light like a bird, and not like a feather.
– Paul Valéry

What one wrote playfully, another reads with tension and passion; what one wrote with tension and passion,another reads playfully.
– Paul Valéry

Power without abuse loses its charm.
– Paul Valéry

To live means to lack something at every moment.
– Paul Valery

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