Luc de Clapiers Quote

We must not be timid from a fear of committing faults: the greatest fault of all is to deprive oneself of experience.


La Bruyère and Vauvenargues: Selections from the Characters, Reflexions and Maxims (ed. 1903)

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We must not be timid from a fear of committing faults: the greatest fault of all is to deprive oneself of experience.

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We must not be timid from a fear of committing faults: the greatest fault of all is to deprive oneself of experience.

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We must not be timid from a fear of committing faults: the greatest fault of all is to deprive oneself of experience.

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We must not be timid from a fear of committing faults: the greatest fault of all is to deprive oneself of experience.