Breton quotes

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With society and its public, there is no longer any other language than that of bombs, barricades, and all that follows.
Leave everything. Leave Dada. Leave your wife. Leave your mistress. Leave your hopes and fears. Leave your children in the woods. ...
Nothing retains less of desire in art, in science, than this will to industry, booty, possession.
The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does no ...
It is living and ceasing to live that are imaginary solutions. Existence is elsewhere.
To reduce the imagination to a state of slavery--even though it would mean the elimination of what is commonly called happiness--i ...
Surrealism, n. Pure psychic automatism, by which it is intended to express, whether verbally or in writing, or in any other way, t ...
Perhaps I am doomed to retrace my steps under the illusion that I am exploring, doomed to try and learn what I should simply recog ...
Beauty will be CONVULSIVE or will not be at all.
Everything tends to make us believe that there exists a certain point of the mind at which life and death, the real and the imagin ...
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