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Nationality
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DOB
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29-06-1900
DOD
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31-07-1944

Novelist Antoine de Saint-Exupery was born on 29th June 1900 AD. A French citizen, Antoine de Saint-Exupery was born in France. Antoine de Saint-Exupery was 44 years old when he died on 31st July 1944 AD. In his life Antoine de Saint-Exupery was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says "I was beaten," he does not say "My men were beaten.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

A civilization is built on what is required of men, not on that which is provided for them.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, since it was not to him but to God that the gift was made.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is not something discovered: it is something molded.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

I have no right, by anything I do or say, to demean a human being in his own eyes. What matters is not what I think of him; it is what he thinks of himself. To undermine a man's self-respect is a sin.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Tell me who admires and loves you, and I will tell you who you are.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The machine does not isolate man from the great problems of nature but plunges him more deeply into them.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude towards them.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

You are responsible, forever, for what you have tamed. You are responsible for your rose.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The time for action is now. It's never too late to do something.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

How could there be any question of acquiring or possessing, when the one thing needful for a man is to become -- to be at last, and to die in the fullness of his being.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Even our misfortunes are a part of our belongings.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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