Suffering makes you greater

A few friends climb the statue of  in Park Monceau. Sacrilege ? Maybe not as the following words are written on its base :

« Rien ne nous rend si grands qu’une grande douleur »  meaning « Nothing makes us greater than a great suffering ».  Looks like it was granted to him !

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Leica M9 with 75mm Summicron at F8, 1/3000, ISO160

3 Responses to “Suffering makes you greater”

  1. Ruben dit :

    woww another image super beautiful

  2. Ania dit :

    This is nice.