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François Fénelon

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Biography - François Fénelon:

François de Salignac de La Mothe-Fénelon. French Roman Catholic archbishop, theologian, poet and writer.
Born: 1651 - Died: 1715
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

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Do not make best friends with a melancholy sad soul. They always are heavily loaded, and you must bear half.
François Fénelon




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Science without conscience is only ruin of the soul.”
François Rabelais - Gargantua and Pantagruel
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Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.”
Augustine of Hippo
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Go, nothing is better for the soul
Than to dispel some sadness from a soul!”

Paul Verlaine - Ecoutez la chanson bien douce
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They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistles
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Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.”
Edvard Munch
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The human body is the best picture of the human soul.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Each one owes infinitely more to the human race than to the particular country in which he was born.”
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Antisthenes used to say that the most useful science was to unlearn evil.”
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A good historian is timeless although he is a patriot, he will never flatter his country in any respect.”
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Let a child play and mix instruction with play.”
François Fénelon - Treatise on the Education of Girls
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War is an evil which dishonours mankind.”
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All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers.”
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