Quotes by Romain Gary

About Romain Gary:


Romain Gary is the only author to have won the Prix Goncourt twice (under his current name and under another pseudonym).

Author Bio


  • NameRomain Gary
  • DescriptionFrench writer and diplomat
  • BornMay 8, 1914
  • DiedDecember 2, 1980
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionWriter; Film Director; Screenwriter; Diplomat; Translator; Jurist; Aviator; Novelist
  • WorksThe Life Before Us; The Roots Of Heaven;
  • AwardsCommander Of The Legion Of Honour; Companion Of The Liberation; Prix Goncourt