How Did Maurice Maeterlinck Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Maurice Maeterlinck Death

The playwright Maurice Maeterlinck passed away at age 86, impressive.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Versatile writer who was also known for his poetry and essays. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911.

His first play, Princess Maleine, garnered great acclaim and from thereon out he developed his symbolic style, focusing on themes involving fatalism and mysticism.

His 1906 play, The Intelligence of Flowers, preceded an artistically dry period, characterized by writer’s block and depression.

How did Maurice Maeterlinck die?

Information about the death of Maurice Maeterlinck
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death86 years
ProfessionPlaywright
BirthdayAugust 29, 1862
Death dateMay 6, 1949
Place of deathNice, France
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

"When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough."

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"At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past."

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"We possess only the happiness we are able to understand."

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"All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing."

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"Happiness is rarely absent; it is we that know not of its presence."

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