Please excuse me. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I tolerate my faults but not at all other people's. As soon as a generous man tries to help me out, a woman is here to hold his arm and prevent him from acting. I sculpt my marble myself. Mama wrote the doctor... that I mean to harm you. I have been back in Paris for two weeks. Quotes.net. I take my hammer and I squash a figure.” -- Camille Claudel, “When you left on Saturday, I felt a horrible void, I saw you everywhere, on the beach, in your room, in the garden: impossible for me to get used to the idea that you had left.” -- Camille Claudel, “I thank you for your kind invitation to introduce me to the president of the Republic. Tweet +1. It is horrible; one cannot imagine it. I have had the problem of seeing my male model go to Italy and... stay there. I have been back in Paris for two weeks. Auguste Rodin: Never think in surfaces, think in depths. Il y a toujours quelque chose d’absent qui me tourmente. This unfortunate art is made for long beards and ugly faces rather than for a relatively well-endowed woman.” -- Camille Claudel, “It is in fact agreed that I am the plague, the cholera of the benevolent and generous men who are interested in art and that, when I show myself with my plasters, even the Emperor of the Sahara would flee.” -- Camille Claudel, “I took all my wax studies and threw them in the fire that's the way it is when something unpleasant happens to me. As soon as a generous man tries to help me out, a woman is here to hold his arm and prevent him from acting.” -- Camille Claudel, “I would have preferred to be successful here with a piece that cost me a huge amount of money and effort... rather than sending to Bohemia some ordinary works.” -- Camille Claudel, “Last night, two men tried to force my shutters. There is always something missing that torments me. I will never forget my beautiful days with you in Shanklin, they are certainly the most pleasant ones of my life. Camille Claudel Quotes: Camille Claudel: [to Auguste Rodin] You stole it all! I sleep completely naked to make me believe you are here, but when I wake up it is not the same thing. It will be placed on the fountain of my native town. It is horrible; one cannot imagine it.”, “Send me one hundred francs on our future deals, otherwise I will disappear in a cataclysm.”, “There is always something missing that torments me.”, “I would prefer to have a more appealing job. I live in a world so curious, so strange. He gave me his emptiness in return. If I could still change careers, I would prefer it. You promised to take care of me and not to turn your back on me. Of the dream that was my life, this is my nightmare.” -- Camille Claudel, “I am in no mood to be deceived any longer by the crafty devil and false character whose greatest pleasure is to take advantage of everyone.” -- Camille Claudel, “Madhouses are houses made on purpose to cause suffering . It will be placed on the fountain of my native town. How is it possible that you never wrote to me even once and you never came back to see me? It will be placed on the fountain of my native town.” -- Camille Claudel, “You know what black hatred women feel toward me as soon as they see me, until I return inside my shell, they use every possible weapon. I am in no mood to be deceived any longer by the crafty devil and false character whose greatest pleasure is to take advantage of everyone. If I could still change careers, I would prefer it. That's why he's keeping me here, isn't it, Paul? As soon as a generous man tries to help me out, a woman is here to hold his arm and prevent him from acting. If I could still change careers, I would prefer it. What was the point of working so hard and of being talented, to be rewarded like this? Send me one hundred francs on our future deals, otherwise I will disappear in a cataclysm. Madhouses are houses made on purpose to cause suffering .