Died: May 8, 1880, Canteleu, France
Gustave Flaubert was a French novelist. Highly influential, he has been considered the leading exponent of literary realism in his country.
The added 'forme' is highly metaphysical. The implied meaning that I am insinuating almost 200 years after Charles Caleb Colton's death is partially Plutonic more-or-less Aristotelian; 'o sepi to poli'.
"Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play." Learn more about why you should play your day away here.