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Nothing sways the stupid more than arguments they can't understand. ---->>>

It is even more damaging for a minister to say foolish things than to do them. ---->>>

A man who does not trust himself will never really trust anybody. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: September 29, 1613
Die: August 24, 1679
Occupation: Clergyman

Jean François Paul de Gondi, cardinal de Retz (29 September 1613 – 24 August 1679) was a French churchman, writer of memoirs, and agitator in the Fronde. The Florentine banking family of the Gondi had been introduced into France by Catherine de' Medici; Catherine offered Jérome (Girolamo) de Gondi in 1573 the château that he made the nucleus of the Château de Saint-Cloud; his hôtel in the Faubourg Saint-Germain of Paris became the Hôtel de Condé in the following generation (wikipedia)