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Quotation by François Rabelais
Time, which wears down and diminishes all things, augments and increases good deeds, because a good turn liberally offered to a reasonable man grows continually through noble thought and memory.
François Rabelais (1494–1553), French author, evangelist. Gargantua, in Gargantua, ch. 50, p. 134, Pleiade edition (1995).
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