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Reason, I sacrifice you to the evening breeze. ---->>>

I have a different idea of a universal. It is of a universal rich with all that is particular, rich with all the particulars there are, the deepening of each particular, the coexistence of them all. ---->>>

It is no use painting the foot of the tree white, the strength of the bark cries out from beneath the paint. ---->>>

Poetic knowledge is born in the great silence of scientific knowledge. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: 06-20, 1913
Birthplace: Basse-Pointe, Martinique, France
Die: 04-17, 2008
Occupation: Poet

Aimé Fernand David Césaire (26 June 1913 – 17 April 2008) was a Francophone and French poet, author and politician from Martinique. He was "one of the founders of the négritude movement in Francophone literature". He wrote such works as Une Tempête, a response to Shakespeare's play The Tempest, and Discours sur le colonialisme (Discourse on Colonialism), an essay describing the strife between the colonizers and the colonized (wikipedia)