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Paul Valéry

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Biography - Paul Valéry:

French poet, essayist and philosopher.
Born: 1871 - Died: 1945
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France
France
Source: Tel quel

Quote

One should be light like a bird, and not like a feather."
Paul Valéry - Tel quel



One should be light like a bird, and not like a feather.

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Translation  

Translation

(French, German, Spanish)


FrenchQuote
Il faut être léger comme l'oiseau et non comme la plume."
Paul Valéry - Tel quel

GermanQuote
Es gilt, leicht zu sein wie ein Vogel, nicht wie eine Feder."
Paul Valéry - Tel quel

SpanishQuote
Hay que ser ligero como el ave, y no como la pluma."


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