What do the victims matter if the gesture is beautiful?  

From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia

Jump to: navigation, search

Related e

Google
Wikipedia
Wiktionary
Wiki Commons
Wikiquote
Wikisource
YouTube
Shop


Featured:
Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
Enlarge
Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

"Qu'importent les victimes, si le geste est beau?" ("What do the victims matter, so long as the gesture is beautiful") is a dictum attibruted to Laurent Tailhade, uttered the night before Auguste Vaillant bombed the Chamber of Deputies in 1893.

See also




Unless indicated otherwise, the text in this article is either based on Wikipedia article "What do the victims matter if the gesture is beautiful?" or another language Wikipedia page thereof used under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License; or on original research by Jahsonic and friends. See Art and Popular Culture's copyright notice.

Personal tools