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Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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Biography - Antoine de Saint-Exupery:

French writer, poet, journalist and aviator.
Born: 1900 - Died: 1944
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: France
France

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
La guerre n'est pas une aventure. La guerre est une maladie. Comme le typhus.

German
Der Krieg ist kein Abenteuer. Der Krieg ist eine Krankheit. Wie der Typhus.




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Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.




Quotes for: war


Quotes

Quotes about war:


There was never a good war, or a bad peace.





War is sweet to those who have no experience of it,
but the experienced man trembles exceedingly at heart on its approach.

Pindar  





At the bottom of all patriotism there is war: that is why I am no patriot.





Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.





In time of war the laws are silent.





War is an evil which dishonours mankind.











Quotes

Antoine de Saint-Exupery also said...


All grown-ups were once children (but only few of them remember it).





A smile is often the most essential thing. One is repaid by a smile. One is rewarded by a smile. One is animated by a smile.





Intelligence has value only in the service of love.





As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it.





It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.





It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.












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