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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJacques Bossuet
Born: September 27, 1627
Died: April 12, 1704 (aged 76)
Occupation: Clergyman, bishop, writer
Bio: Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet was a French bishop and theologian, renowned for his sermons and other addresses. He has been considered by many to be one of the most brilliant orators of all time and a masterly French stylist.
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“Every tax, however, is to the person who pays it a badge, not of slavery but of liberty. It denotes that he is a subject to government, indeed, but that, as he has some property, he cannot himself be the property of a master.”