The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. French translation

Marcel Pagnol on future

My advice is to look out for engineers.

They begin with sewing machines and end up with nuclear bombs.

Marcel Pagnol on engineer

The most difficult secret for a man to keep is his own opinion of himself.

Marcel Pagnol on difficult

One has to look out for engineers - they begin with sewing machines and end up with the atomic bomb.

Marcel Pagnol on atomic

About Marcel Pagnol

Name Marcel Pagnol
Quotes 4 quotations
Nationality French
Profession Dramatist
Birthday October 16
About Marcel Pagnol was a French novelist, playwright, and filmmaker. In 1946, he became the first filmmaker elected to the Académie Française.
Top topics begin, sewing, engineers, machines, resolved