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Heinrich Heine
Heinrich Heine
Heinrich Heine.
BornChristian Johann Heinrich Heine
December 13, 1797
Düsseldorf, Prussia (now Germany)
DiedFebruary 17, 1856
Paris, France
Poet and writer. Best known for Book of Songs (1827) and Pictures of Travel (1831).

The repository contains two quotes from Heinrich Heine.


The men of action are, after all, the uncommon instruments of the men of thought.


His last words:

God will pardon me; that’s his line of work.