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François de La Rochefoucauld

Quote of François de La Rochefoucauld - True eloquence consists in saying...

Biography - François de La Rochefoucauld:

French author.
Born: 1613 - Died: 1680
17th century
Place of birth: France
Source: Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims


True eloquence consists in saying all that should be, not all that could be said."
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims



(German, French, Italian)

Die wahre Beredsamkeit besteht darin, das zu sagen, was zur Sache gehört, und eben nur das."
François de La Rochefoucauld - Maximen und Reflexionen

La véritable éloquence consiste à dire tout ce qu'il faut, et à ne dire que ce qu'il faut."
François de La Rochefoucauld - Réflexions ou sentences et maximes morales

La vera eloquenza consiste nel dire tutto e soltanto il necessario."

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