Open Wiki Open WikiOpen InfoG Open InfoGNew Quote New Quote

Quote from Jules Laforgue,

"Et pour tuer le temps, en attendant la mort, Je fume au nez des dieux de fines cigarettes."

"And to kill time while awaiting death, I smoke slender cigarettes thumbing my nose to the gods."


Jules Laforgue (more quotes by Jules Laforgue or books by/about Jules Laforgue)


"La cigarette" (1880), quoted by Richard Klein, Cigarettes are Sublime (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1993), pp. 57-58; French translation: De la cigarette... (Paris: Seghers, 1995)


Drugs, French, Health, Prohibition, Smoking, Death


Get a Quote-A-Day!
Liberty Quotes sent to your mail box.
Email:  More quotes...