La Fontaine quotes

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He knows the universe and does not know himself.
In short, Luck's always to blame.
Death never takes the wise man by surprise,
He is always ready to go.
Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable.
Such gluttony second to none
Almost ended fatally
When a bone choked a wolf as he gulped what he ate;
In French literature, you can choose "à la carte"; in Spanish literature, there is only the set meal.
History will absolve me.
[La historia me absolver .]
There is a social respect necessary in company: you may start your own subject of conversation with modesty, taking care, however, ...
I saw pale kings, and princes too,
Pale warriors, death pale were they all;
Women who are devoted to causes, such as overpopulation and the underprivileged [sic], are much less interested in fashion than, l ...
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