Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck, 1862 - 1949
Born: 29 August 1862, Ghent, Belgium
Died: 6 May 1949, Nice, France
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- All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing. permalink
- An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it. permalink
- At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past. permalink
- We are alone, absolutely alone on this chance planet: and, amid all the forms of life that surround us, not one, excepting the dog, has made an alliance with us. permalink
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