Days [ ) Anecdotes | Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963


Jean Cocteau, 1929

Suppose your house were on fire and you could remove only one thing. What would you take?

Jean Cocteau: I would take the fire.


Jean Cocteau & Edith Piaf on the set of the play “Le Bel Indifférent”, 1940

Jean Cocteau was once asked if he believed in luck.

“Of course,” he replied.
“How else do you explain the success of those you don’t like?”

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