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Everybody is ambitious. The question is whether he is ambitious to be or ambitious to do. ---->>>

The countries of Europe are too small to guarantee their peoples the necessary prosperity and social development. The European states must constitute themselves into a federation. ---->>>

Nothing is possible without men, but nothing lasts without institutions. ---->>>

To rewrite history on the bases of hypotheses which have not materialized is not only a fruitless task, but, in my eyes, meaningless. ---->>>

Nothing important is done in the United States without lawyers. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: November 9, 1888
Die: 03-16, 1979
Occupation: Politician

Jean Omer Marie Gabriel Monnet (French: [ʒɑ̃ mɔnɛ]; 9 November 1888 – 16 March 1979) was a French political economist and diplomat. An influential supporter of European unity, he is considered as one of the founding fathers of the European Union. Jean Monnet has been called “The Father of Europe” by those who see his innovative and pioneering efforts in the 1950s as the key to establishing the European Coal and Steel Community, the predecessor of today’s European Union (wikipedia)