Famous quote by Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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However glorious an action in itself, it ought not to pass for great if it be not the effect of wisdom and intention
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"However glorious an action in itself, it ought not to pass for great if it be not the effect of wisdom and intention"

- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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This quote by Francois de La Rochefoucauld is highlighting the significance of wisdom and intention when it concerns taking action. He is recommending that an action, no matter how wonderful it might be, is not genuinely great unless it is the outcome of sensible and intentional decision-making. This implies that it is insufficient to merely take action, however that the action must be taken with function and consideration. It is insufficient to simply do something, but rather, it is very important to consider the repercussions of the action and to make sure that it is the ideal decision. This quote is a pointer that wisdom and intention are vital components of any terrific action.

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Francois de La Rochefoucauld This quote is written / told by Francois de La Rochefoucauld between September 15, 1613 and March 17, 1680. He was a famous Writer from France. The author also have 172 other quotes.

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