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Jean de La Fontaine

Quote of Jean de La Fontaine - A person often meets his destiny...


Biography - Jean de La Fontaine:

French poet.
Born: 1621 - Died: 1695
Period:
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.



Note 

Note





A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.



Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Das Schicksal ereilt uns oft auf den Wegen, die man eingeschlagen hat, um ihm zu entgehen.

French
On rencontre sa destinée
Souvent par des chemins qu'on prend pour l'éviter.





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What you suppose to be in flight is often wont to face you.




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