Jules Renard Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old jules renard quotes, jules renard sayings, and jules renard proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.     

Jules Renard

Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted.     

Jules Renard

If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right."     

Jules Renard

I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.      

Jules Renard

If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right.     

Jules Renard

It is not a question of how old you are, but a question of how you are old.     

Jules Renard

It's not how old you are, it`s how you are old.     

Jules Renard

On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.     

Jules Renard

Love is like an hour-glass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.     

Jules Renard

Being bored is an insult to oneself.     

Jules Renard

Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties     

Jules Renard

It is in the midst of the city that one writes the most inspiring pages about the country.     

Jules Renard

Style means the right word. The rest matters little.     

Jules Renard

When the defects of others are perceived with so much clarity, it is because one possesses them oneself.     

Jules Renard

Style means the right word. The rest matters little.     

Jules Renard

Talent is a matter of quantity. Talent does not write on page, it writes three hundred.     

Jules Renard

I finally know what distinguishes man from the other beasts: financial worries.     

Jules Renard

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.     

Jules Renard

Being bored is an insult to oneself.     

Jules Renard

Clarity is the politeness of the man of letters.     

Jules Renard

There are moments when everything goes well; don't be frightened, it won't last.     

Jules Renard

There are moments when everything goes well; don't be frightened, it won't last.     

Jules Renard

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.     

Jules Renard

Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.     

Jules Renard

Laziness is in tune with transitory time.     

Jules Renard

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.     

Jules Renard

Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted.     

Jules Renard

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.     

Jules Renard

Somewhere in the shadow cast by every famous man is a feminine victim.     

Jules Renard

Walks. The body advances, while the mind flutters around it like a bird.     

Jules Renard