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Francois de La Rochefoucauld Quotes: Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.
         

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.


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Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.
         



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