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You came out of your mother’s belly without government. You have lived so far without the help of government …. How many people in this world live without government, yet do well enough, and are well looked upon?




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.

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