The avantgarde are people who don't exactly know where they want to go, but are the first to get there.
"Romain Gary", born "Roman Kacew", and also known by other pen names, like "Émile Ajar", was a French diplomat, novelist, film director and World War II aviator of Lithuanian Jews/Litvak origin. He is the only author to have won the Prix Goncourt twice (under his current name and under another pseudonym).If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous novelists! More Romain Gary on Wikipedia.
Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him.