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Jacques Prévert

Jacques Prévert in 1961
Born (1900-02-04)4 February 1900
Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Died 11 April 1977(1977-04-11) (aged 77)
Omonville-la-Petite, France
Occupation Poet, screenwriter
Genre Poetry
Literary movement Surrealism, symbolism

Our Father which art in heaven – Stay there – And we will stay on earth – Which is sometimes so pretty.
Jacques Prevert
When truth is no longer free, freedom is no longer real: the truths of the police are the truths of today.
Jacques Prevert
An orange on the table, your dress on the rug, and you in my bed, sweet present of the present, cool of night, warmth of my life.
Jacques Prevert
Love is so simple.
Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.
Jacques Prevert