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—  Choderlos De Laclos, kniha Les Liaisons dangereuses

Une occasion manquée se retrouve, tandis qu’on ne revient jamais d’une démarche précipitée.
Letter 33: La Marquise de Merteuil to le Vicomte de Valmont. Trans. P.W.K. Stone (1961). http://fr.wikisource.org/wiki/Les_Liaisons_dangereuses_-_Lettre_33
Les liaisons dangereuses (1782)

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Une occasion manquée se retrouve, tandis qu'on ne revient jamais d'une démarche précipitée.

Les Liaisons dangereuses, 1782, Marquise de Merteuil
Varianta: Une occasion manquée se retrouve, tandis qu’on ne revient jamais d’une démarche précipitée.

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