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Edmond Rostand

Rostand in the uniform of the Académie française, 1905
Born Edmond Eugène Alexis Rostand
(1868-04-01)1 April 1868
Marseille, France
Died 2 December 1918(1918-12-02) (aged 50)
Paris, France
Occupation Poet, playwright
Nationality French
Spouse Rosemonde Gérard
Child(ren) Jean Rostand
Maurice Rostand
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Genre Neo Romanticism
Magnum opus Cyrano de Bergerac
L’Aiglon

The dream, alone, is of interest. What is life, without a dream?
My pessimism goes to the point of suspecting the sincerity of the pessimists.
Edmond Rostand
A kiss, when all is said, what is it? A rosy dot placed on the 'I' in loving; Tis a secret told to the mouth instead of to the ear.
Edmond Rostand
A large nose is in fact the sign of an affable man, good, courteous, witty, liberal, courageous, such as I am.
Edmond Rostand