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Marcel Achard
Born 5 July 1899
Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon
Died 4 September 1974
Paris
Occupation actor, screenwriter, playwright, writer, film director
Awards Commander of the Legion of Honour[*], Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres‎[*]
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The career of a writer is comparable to that of a woman of easy virtue. You write first for pleasure, later for the pleasure of others and finally for money.
Marcel Achard
It's risky in a marriage for a man to come home too late, but it can sometimes pose an even greater risk if he comes home too early.
Marcel Achard
When I give a lecture, I accept that people look at their watches, but what I do not tolerate is when they look at it and raise it to their ear to find out if it stopped.
Marcel Achard
The bedfellows politics made are never strange. It only seems that way to those who have not watched the courtship.
Marcel Achard
Women like silent men. They think they're listening.