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Rastamanie: Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer. Jean de La Fontaine

tradesecretsbiz: “Patience and time do more than strength or passion.” —Jean de La Fontaine

imMe_youKnow: Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life. -Jean de La Fontaine LOUDRE TuesABSCBN

dante23117: “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” -Jean de La Fontaine

houston_hub: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. - Jean de La Fontaine

lanatravel2: "Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life". (Jean de la Fontaine).

VernaPolitics: Thoughts n this? “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it."    - Jean de La Fontaine, French poet (1621-1695)

irahclark20: “Sadness flies away on the wings of time.” Jean de La Fontaine AshLea AstigNalabanan

4AQuotes: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. Jean de La Fontaine

Gloria_A41: We often meet our destiny on the road we take to avoid it Jean de la Fontaine

juanpablovela18: Sadness flies away on the wings of time. Jean de La Fontaine

LiveMindfulLee: “Everyone believes very easily whatever he fears or desires.” ― Jean de La Fontaine

zidrees560: "Sadness flies away on the wings of time." -Jean de la Fontaine

Suishou14: “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” —- (Jean de la Fontaine)

MathewBeta: Friday...Finally Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-07-10 mycologies

thanatologist: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. -- Jean de la Fontaine

BSoSocials: "A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it." - Jean de La Fontaine, French poet (1621-1695)

GeorgeGaldorisi: "To suffer rather than die - This is the motto of mankind." Jean de La Fontaine Today is the 399th anniversary of the birth of French poet and fabulist Jean de La Fontaine An illustration for "The Rooster and the Fox" by Marc Chagall, whose birthday was yesterday:

MaggieMackBooks: People who make no noise are dangerous. Jean de La Fontaine

SimonTheCaptain: "Gentleness succeeds better than violence." Jean de La Fontaine

SciHiBlog: On July 8, 1621, Jean de La Fontaine, the most famous French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century, was born. He is best known above all for his Fables, which provided a model for subsequent fabulists all across Europe.

fraveris: Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer. - Jean de La Fontaine - Jane Eccles.

ChrisZolnierek: Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish. -- Jean de La Fontaine

DCNATV: Quote "Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish." — Jean De La Fontaine (July 08, 1621)

MonteDutton: "The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard and very polished people." -- Jean de la Fontaine, poet and fabulist (8 Jul 1621-1695)

DuncanFiedler: "A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it." - Jean de La Fontaine

michaelpsycho: "A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it." - Jean de La Fontaine

iVTer: The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard and very polished people. -Jean de la Fontaine, poet and fabulist (8 Jul 1621-1695)

Rum_House: Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people. - Jean de La Fontaine

Singleterry: “The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard and very polished people.”—Jean de la Fontaine, poet and fabulist (8 Jul 1621-1695)

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to French writer and poet Jean de la Fontaine (July 8, 1621), author of "Fables Choisies" (1668) et al.

BlueCrew86: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. - Jean de La Fontaine

kramretsek: Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire. - Jean de La Fontaine

MoAdventures: "The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard and very polished people.' Jean de la Fontaine, poet and fabulist (8 Jul 1621-1695)

seanrcole1: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. Jean de La Fontaine

omar_figueras: Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish. -Jean de La Fontaine

FormbyVillage: Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people. ~ Jean de La Fontaine (born 8 July 1621)

serenityreiki: “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” ― Jean de La Fontaine

trine777: Dressed in a lion's skin ... the ass spread terror far and wide. -- Jean de La Fontaine

BookPeopleRVA: It's the Birthday of Jean de La Fontaine.

MacCocktail: "Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire." ― Jean de la Fontaine (born this day, July 8, 1621)

FrenchCultureUS: Happy birthday to poet Jean de la Fontaine! Over 300 years after their publication, his Fables are still taught around the world. Many of us learned life lessons through stories such as “The Ant and the Grasshopper,” “The Tortoise and the Hare,” and “The Oak and the Reed.”

sweetrhythms: "Man [woman] is so made that when anything fires his [her] soul, impossibilities vanish." Jean de la Fontaine 7/8/1621 - 4/13/1695

astroeric12: "Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people." -Jean de la Fontaine

Satiristas: "The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard and very polished people." --Jean de la Fontaine, poet and fabulist (1621-1695)

AlsopHighSch: Today, Alsop celebrates Jean de la Fontaine’s birthday!Born in 1621 in France, La Fontaine was a fabulist, and one of the most famous poets of the 17th Century. Go to

linusjf: Quite a Quote! Jean de la Fontaine: Built of marble: “The court is like a palace built of…

LittleManKriel: b. 8 July 1621: JEAN DE LA FONTAINE (d. 1695), French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century; known above all for his Fables, which provided a model for subsequent fabulists across Europe

MiraKaliani: ”Patience and length of time may sever, What strength and empty wrath could never.” Jean de La Fontaine, 'Fables of La Fontaine' • Illustration: Gustave Doré

periyakulam: The court is like a palace built of marble; I mean that it is made up of very hard and very polished people. - Jean de la Fontaine, poet and fabulist (8 Jul 1621-1695)

AlsopHighSch: Alsop’s Word of the Day! Fabulist: A teller of fables, fictional stories with animal characters that lead to a moral lesson: Fabula: fable (Latin). Unquestionably, Jean de la Fontaine was influenced by the Greek fabulist, Aesop, who lived 564 B.C.

MasterVirage: Quote Of The Day Today: “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” - Jean de La Fontaine, 1682

matthewjdowd: Happy bday French writer Jean de La Fontaine, b. 1621 “Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.” “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” “Beware, so long as you live, of judging men(or women) by their outward appearance.”

heatonmoorpark: Birthday in the park: Jean de la Fontaine, 1621-1695, a French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century.........

vicfortezza: Today's Quote: "Neither wealth or greatness render us happy." - Jean de La Fontaine, the anniversary of his birth.

Romama_06: “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.”  – Jean de La Fontaine LOOVANA 3MonthsOfJourney

MikesJokesEtc: Help yourself, and Heaven will help you. -Jean De La Fontaine

ChesapeakeHub: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. - Jean de La Fontaine

ProtonVamos: Enjoy your Tuesday. Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-07-07 ungirt

JJ56123: Jean de La Fontaine, (born July 8?,1621, Château-Thierry, France—died April 13, 1695, Paris), poet whose Fables rank among the greatest masterpieces of French literature. "People who make no noise are dangerous" "People must help one another; it is nature's law"

RajheevAgrawal: 'Help yourself, and heaven will help you.' - Jean De La Fontaine

zivai26: "Our destiny is frequently met in the very paths we take to avoid it." Jean de La Fontaine, in Fables Book VIII (1678–1679), Fable 16, The Horoscope

Phoriumpsii: "A Person often meets his Destiny on the Road he took to Avoid It..." Jean de La Fontaine

fraveris: "A Person often meets his Destiny on the Road he took to Avoid It..." Jean de La Fontaine

Senapati543: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. ~Jean de La Fontaine

jmbsepe: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. - Jean de La Fontaine

bakadesuyo: It is double the pleasure to deceive the deceiver. — Jean de la Fontaine

chungnguyen134: Sadness flies away on the wings of time. Jean de La Fontaine

PlanoHub: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. - Jean de La Fontaine

Matteo60392017: "Sadness flies away on the wings of time." -Jean de la Fontaine

vinsafalah: I am Igopogo (Kempenfelt Kelly); Lake Simcoe, Canada; i love sunbathing to get a tan skin; Jean de La Fontaine, a French fabulist

DinhThiLeGiang1: Sadness flies away on the wings of time. Jean de La Fontaine

KhanHudair1: nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend; better would be a wise enemy (Selected Fables Book by Jean de La Fontaine - "Tomii" To be more precise)

JoeyCutless: Help yourself, and Heaven will help you. -Jean De La Fontaine

JeffYi16: "Sadness flies away on the wings of time." Jean de la Fontaine

DevCatchy: Sadness flies away on the wings of time. - Jean de la Fontaine

DevCatchy: Sadness flies away on the wings of time. - Jean de la Fontaine

chop466: As to the ungrateful, there is not one who does not at last die miserable — Jean De La Fontaine (1621-1695) French Poet

ductam311: Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer. Jean de La Fontaine

ProtonVamos: It is Monday. Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-06-29 outspells

applegardensju1: It is Monday. Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-06-29 outspells

DevintheFounta1: It is Monday. Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-06-29 outspells

MathewBeta: It is Monday. Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-06-29 outspells

ProductionMath1: It is Monday. Sadness flies away on the wings of time. -- Jean de la Fontaine 2020-06-29 outspells

beyourhome: Patience and passage of time do more than strength and fury. - Jean de la Fontaine

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zidrees560: "Sadness flies away on the wings of time." -Jean de la Fontaine

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Zen_Moments: "A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it." - Jean de la Fontaine

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izsch2: A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. Jean de La Fontaine (Also used in the movie “The International”, where I first heard it.)

soomuu_: Sadness flies away on the wings of time. — Jean de La Fontaine

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AUF2020: "Sadness flies away on the wings of time. " Jean de la Fontaine

esosanotsos: "Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred." ~ Jean de La Fontaine

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