"I love cats because I enjoy my home and little by little, they become its visible soul."
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Jean Cocteau on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Jean Cocteau on Oscar Wilde
"Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is."Jean Cocteau on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Jean Cocteau on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable."Jean Cocteau on Bruce Lee
"Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time."
"An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture."
"Emotion resulting from a work of art is only of value when it is not obtained by sentimental blackmail."
"Film will only became an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper."
"Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious."