Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
King Baudouin I
King Baudouin I.
BornAlbert Charles Leopold Axel Marie Gustave Boudewij
September 7, 1930
Laeken, Belgium
DiedJuly 31, 1993
Motril, Spain
King of Belgium 1951-1993. Ascended to the throne upon the abdication of his father Leopold III.

The repository contains one quote from King Baudouin I.


It takes twenty years or more of peace to make a man, but it takes only twenty seconds of war to destroy him.