Andre Gide

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Noun1.Andre Gide - French author and dramatist who is regarded as the father of modern French literature (1869-1951)
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Ludwig Wittgenstein and Andre Gide died impossipuzzles Doug held up a sheet of paper.
On his 23rd birthday, James Dean opens in his second and final Broadway show, The Immoralist, written by Ruth and Augustus Goetz and based on the novel by Andre Gide. Dean plays a young Arab man who plots to blackmail a married couple, portrayed by Louis Jourdan and Geraldine Page, by seducing the husband.
Acknowledging his homosexuality at a young age, White at first wrestled with that realization during the unforgiving cultural climate of the 1950s, but he found early guidance into the complexities of self in the work of Thomas Mann, Andre Gide and Christopher Isherwood.
Otherwise looming up as relevant are the pithy words of Andre Gide, a Frenchman who witnessed the worst effects of mid-20th C political betrayal, that 'the true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, who lies with sincerity'.
By AussieActive on Unsplash 16- "Travel far enough, you meet yourself," David Mitchell 17- "The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life," Agnes Repplier 18- "But the beauty is in the walking -- we are betrayed by destinations," Gwyn Thomas 19- "Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore," Andre Gide 20- "The best traveler is one without a camera," Kamand Kojouri
On June 4, 1942, the day before he was due to leave France for wartime exile in Tunis, French writer Andre Gide agreed to a lunch invitation from young actor and director Jean-Louis Barrault.
Critics of Andre Gide's La Symphonie pastorale (1919) have grappled with the pastor's ostensibly benevolent but immoral conduct.
Last year I shared a quote by French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1947 Andre Gide, "Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore." We are at the point where we can see the shore!
William Shakespeare, Newton, Andre Gide, Martin better king, Jean Paul Richter, Socrates, Seneca, John Lubbock, Arthur, Albert Einstein, Charles Dickens, Edward Grey, Home, Margaret Atwood, Jim, Mac Tse Tung, Kristin Hunter, Jane Wagner, Charles Dickens, John Sterling, Eric Hoffer, Peter Cook, Jack Handey, Thomas Carlyle and many other philosophers and legendary people are included in this book.
Zandi was born in 1947 in the city of Gorgan, close to the Caspian Sea, in an area known as Turkmen Sahra, or the "Plain of Turkmens." Her older half-brother, the writer and director Nader Ebrahimi, introduced her at an early age to world literature and writers including Andre Gide and Hermann Hesse.
In the autumn of 1912 in pre-war Paris, a hypochondriac French author known till then for contributing mostly social vanity columns approached one of the greatest contemporary writers in the country - the novelist and Nobel prize winner Andre Gide - with a longhand manuscript.