"One mustn't ask ..." Quote of Gustave Flaubert

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
One mustn't ask apple trees for oranges, France for sun, women for love, life for happiness.
Gustave Flaubert
Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880), French novelist. Trans. by William G. Allen. Pensées de Gustave Flaubert, p. 3, Conard (1915).
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