Best Quotes by Paul Valery (Top 10)

  1. The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
  2. Love is being stupid together.
  3. A great man is one who leaves others at a loss after he is gone.
  4. A man who is 'of sound mind' is one who keeps the inner madman under lock and key.
  5. The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.
  6. Politics is the art of preventing people from busying themselves with what is their own business.
  7. Serious-minded people have few ideas. People with ideas are never serious.
  8. An artist never really finishes his work, he merely abandons it.
  9. The folly of mistaking a paradox for a discovery, a metaphor for a proof, a torrent of verbiage for a spring of capital truths, and oneself for an oracle, is inborn in us.
  10. A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.

More Paul Valery Quotes