Strangeness is a necessary ingredient in beauty.” (Quotes)

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Charles Baudelaire (1821 – 1867) was a French poet and art critic who had an uneasy preoccupation with the macabre and supernatural imagery.

Strangeness is a necessary ingredient in beauty. ― Baudelaire

Baudelaire was so enamored by the work of Edgar Allan Poe, he translated Poe’s writings into French.