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Sacha Guitry

1885-1957 ,  French writer
Sacha GuitryFrench stage actor, film actor, director, screenwriter, and playwright of the Boulevard theatre. He was the son of a leading French actor, Lucien Guitry, and followed his father into the theatrical profession. He became known for his stage performances, often in boulevardier roles, in the many plays he wrote, of which there were more than 120.

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Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness.

Honest women are inconsolable for the mistakes they haven't made.

You can pretend to be serious but you can't pretend to be witty.

The little I know, I owe to my ignorance.

When a man steals your wife there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.

I am in favor of preserving the French habit of kissing the hands of ladies. After all one must start somewhere.

An ideal wife is one who remains faithful to you but tries to be just as charming as if she weren't.

Being a Parisian is not about being born in Paris, it is about being reborn there.

A man with a watch knows what time it is. A man with two watches is never sure.

A woman usually leaves a man only for another man, while a man may very well leave a woman because of her.

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