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Biography - Louis XIV:

King of France.
Born: 1638 - Died: 1715
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

It is always the impatience to win that causes someone to lose.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
C'est toujours l'impatience de gagner qui fait perdre.

German
Es ist immer die Ungeduld zu gewinnen, die einen verlieren lässt.




See also 

See also...



People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure.




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Quotes

Louis XIV also said...


If I were not king, I should lose my temper.





It is much easier to obey your superior than to command yourself; and when you can do whatever you want, it's not easy to want only what you have to.





It is legal because I wish it.












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