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The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.

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Le Menteur (The Liar) 1643

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Pierre Corneille

Pierre Corneille (6 June 1606 – 1 October 1684) was a French tragedian, and one of the three great seventeenth-century French dramatists, along with Molière and Racine.

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  • P Vinod Menon
    Not really a nice saying-meant more for either the self centred ones or maybe psychics-if this were so why doesn't India hold a referendum and wait for the results-or India can gift away POK to Pakistan or aksai chin to China-my opinion 
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طريقة العطاء تستحق أكثر من الهدية.

la maniero de donado valoras pli ol la donaco.

la forma de dar vale más que el regalo.

sposób dawania jest wart więcej niż prezent.

a maneira de dar vale mais que o presente.

دینے کا انداز تحفہ سے بھی زیادہ قابل ہے۔

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