Piet Pieterszoon Hein
Pieter Pietersen Heyn (Hein) (25 November 1577 – 18 June 1629) was a Dutch naval officer and folk hero during the Eighty Years' War between the United Provinces and Spain.
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“The road to wisdom?Well, its plain
and simple to express:
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—Piet Hein (b. 1905)