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Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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Biography - Antoine de Saint-Exupery:

French writer, poet, journalist and aviator.
Born: 1900 - Died: 1944
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: France
France

Quote

When we work for material ends alone, we build ourselves our own prison.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery - Wind, Sand and Stars




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
En travaillant pour les seuls biens matériels nous bâtissons nous-mêmes notre prison.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery - Terre des hommes

German
Indem wir allein für materielle Güter arbeiten, bauen wir uns selbst ein Gefängnis.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery - Wind, Sand und Sterne




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All grown-ups were once children (but only few of them remember it).”
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As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it.”
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