„You can taste a word.“

Quoted in Newsweek, 4 December 1967

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História
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„You can get much farther with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.“

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—  Zhuangzi classic Chinese philosopher -369 - -286 a.C.

Original: (zh_Hant) 荃者所以在魚,得魚而忘荃;蹄者所以在兔,得兔而忘蹄;言者所以在意,得意而忘言。吾安得忘言之人而與之言哉!
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