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It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.

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Desiderius Erasmus

Dutch humanist and theologian (1466-1536) who was the leading Renaissance scholar of northern Europe. Although his criticisms of the Roman Catholic Church led to the Reformation, he opposed violence and condemned Martin Luther.

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