Alfred de Vigny Quote
J'aime la majesté des souffrances humaines. - La Maison du Berger (1844)
Picture Source: WikipediaAlfred de Vigny
Born: March 27, 1797
Died: September 17, 1863 (aged 66)
Bio: Alfred Victor de Vigny was a French poet, playwright, and novelist.
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“We sacrifice to dress, till household joys And comforts cease. Dress drains our cellar dry, And keeps our larder clean; puts out our fires, And introduces hunger, frost and woe, Where peace and hospitality might reign. Dress changes the manners.”