Edmond de Goncourt
Biography Edmond de Goncourt (1822 - 1896)
French critic and writer
Also called Goncourt.
Was born on 26 may 1822.
Died on 16 jul 1896, at 74 years old.
Origin country FranceQuotes by Edmond de Goncourt
French writer, critic, book publisher and the founder of the Académie Goncourt.
Genius is the talent of a person who is dead.
Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about genius, talent, people
A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions...
Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about opinion, painting, world
Historians tell the story of the past, novelists the...
Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about literature, present, past
Never speak of yourself to others; make them talk about...
Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about contentment, art, magic