Primo Levi Quote

The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general it is understood completely only when it is broken: by exile or emigration in the case of one's country, by retirement in the case of a trade or profession.


"Ex-Chemist" - Other People's Trades (1985)

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The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general...

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The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general...

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The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general...

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The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general...