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From this, without doubt, sprang the fable. Man created it thus, because it was not given him to see more than himself and nature, which surrounds him; but he created it true with a truth all its own.

 
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Alfred de Vigny
Alfred de Vigny
  • Born: March 27, 1797
  • Died: September 17, 1863
  • Nationality: French
  • Profession: Poet

Alfred Victor, Comte de Vigny was a French poet and early leader of French Romanticism. He also produced novels, plays, and translations of Shakespeare.

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