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Honore de Balzac

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Biography - Honore de Balzac:

French novelist and playwright.
Born: 1799 - Died: 1850
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: France
France

Life cannot go on without a great deal of forgetting.



Note 

Note




Source: Scenes from Parisian life

Wikisource - Balzac - Œuvres complètes (fr) 




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
La vie ne va pas sans de grands oublis !

German
Leben geht nicht ohne großes Vergessen.




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Happy is he who can forget what cannot be anymore changed.

Healthy is who can't recall.




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