Features
Featured Essay
Featured Link

Full Collections
Essays (425)
Quotations (6095)
Links (715)
Books (232)

Other Pages
About Us
Authors
Awards
Bookseller Affiliations
Contact Us
Cookies
Editorial Board
Excellent Essays
Excellent Sites
Liberal Magic
Mush Quotations
Our New Look
Privacy Policy
Sign Up!
Submissions
Amazon.com online bookstore
  


René Char
1907 - 1987

French poet and writer, author of Hypnos Waking (1956) and other works


In action, be primitive; in foresight, a strategist.

1956 - from "Leaves of Hypnos" in Hypnos Waking, quoted in The International Thesaurus of Quotations by Ehrlich and de Bruhl