Miguel de Cervantes Quotes

A private sin is not so prejudicial in the world as public indecency.

 
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Miguel de Cervantes, 1547-1616, Spanish Writer, Don Quixote

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Miguel de Cervantes
Miguel de Cervantes
  • Born: September 29, 1547
  • Died: April 23, 1616
  • Nationality: Spanish
  • Profession: Novelist

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra was a Spanish writer who is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the Spanish language and one of the world's pre-eminent novelists. His novel Don Quixote has been translated into over 140 languages and dialects; it is, after the Bible, the most-translated book in the world.