Who is Jean Genet ?

Jean Genet was a prominent, controversial French writer and later political activist. Early in his life he was a vagabond and petty criminal, but later took to writing novels, plays, poems, and essays, including Querelle de Brest, The Thief's Journal, Our Lady of the Flowers, The Balcony, The Blacks and The Maids.

Let this list of 20 quotations by the French dramatist Jean Genet lead you to an inspirational day. Recharge yourself with motivational idle, violence, strange sayings, and satisfy your hunger for a better life.

What are the best Jean Genet quotes?

We've made this hand-picked collection of quotes to show you what is Jean Genet truly willing to say and leave for generations. Whether an inspirational quote or a motivational message about giving your best, we can all benefit from the wisdom, captured within these words.