About François de La Rochefoucauld (writer)

François de La Rochefoucauld (writer)
François VI, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marcillac was a noted French author of maxims and memoirs. It is said that his world-view was clear-eyed and urbane, and that he neither condemned human conduct nor sentimentally celebrated it. Born in Paris on the 'Rue des Petits Champs', at a time when the royal court was vacillating between aiding... Wikipedia
September 15, 1613, Paris, France
March 17, 1680, Paris, France

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