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Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain

Quote of Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain - Wouldn't a sailor laugh at you...


Biography - Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain:

French philosopher and journalist.
Born: 1868 - Died: 1951
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

Wouldn't a sailor laugh at you if you told him that the whole crossing depends on the first turn of the helm?




Translation

Translation

(French)



French
Et le marin ne rirait-il pas de vous si vous lui disiez que toute la traversée dépend du premier coup de barre ?




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