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Abbé Pierre

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Biography - Abbé Pierre:

Born Henri Marie Joseph Grouès. French Catholic priest.
Born: 1912 - Died: 2007
Period:
21st century
20th century
Place of birth: France
France

We have as much need of reasons for living as of the necessities of life.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Nous avons autant besoin de raisons de vivre que de quoi vivre.

German
Genauso sehr, wie wir etwas brauchen, wovon wir leben, brauchen wir Gründe, warum wir leben.




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See also...



Humanity prefers to life reasons to live.




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Quotes for: to live


True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.





A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion.





To live means to love, but above all, to love life.





My trade and art is to live.





You can't live at all, unless you can live fully now.





"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."











Quotes

Abbé Pierre also said...


Do not wait to be perfect to start something good.





Learning to love is why we are here.





A smile costs less than electricity, but gives much light.





Everyone's responsibility involves two acts: wanting to know and daring to say.





Simplicity can only exist in what is true.





To have suffered oneself makes one much more understanding of others' suffering.












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