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paris Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about paris
  1. #1
    “Paris, a city so perilously close to the war, became a refuge for artists throughout the 1920s.”
  2. #2
    “It’s like watching Paris from an express caboose heading in the opposite direction – every second the city gets smaller and smaller, only you feel it’s really you getting smaller and smaller and lonelier and lonelier.”
  3. #3
    “If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.”
  4. #4
    “I’ve seen you, beauty, and you belong to me now, whoever you are waiting for and if I never see you again, I thought. You belong to me and all Paris belongs to me and I belong to this notebook and this pencil.”
  5. #5
    “None will ever be a true Parisian who has not learned to wear a mask of gaiety over his sorrows and one of sadness, boredom or indifference over his inward joy.”
  6. #6
    “The burden of restoring the nation’s pride and prominence in the wake of the Paris exposition had fallen upon Chicago.”