Associations to the word «Gabelle»


GABELLE, noun. A tax; especially, the tax on salt levied in pre-Revolutionary France.

Wise words

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Paul Gauguin