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Quotation by François Rabelais
Nature made the day for exercise, work and seeing to one's business; and ... it provides us with a candle, which is to say the bright and joyous light of the sun.
François Rabelais (1494–1553), French author, evangelist. Panurge, in Third Book, ch. 15, p. 397, Pleiade edition (1995).
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