Pierre Bayle Quote: “There is no less invention in…”

There is no less invention in aptly applying a thought found in a book, than in being the first author of the thought.

Pierre Bayle


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Name: Pierre Bayle
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: French
Birthday: November 18, 1647
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