Mercy is of greater value than justice.

[La clémence vaut mieux que la justice.]

Luc de Clapiers, Marquis de Vauvenargues (1715-1747) French moralist, essayist, soldier
Reflections and Maxims [Réflexions et maximes] (1746) [tr. Lee (1903)]
Added on 19-Dec-13 | Last updated 19-Dec-13
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