“Chacun voit midi à sa porte”…Translation….. “everyone sees noon at their door”

It means that every individual is occupied, first and foremost, with his or her own personal interests, and each feels their subjective opinions as objective truths. When such tenacity occurs, the French would say, “Inutile de discuter,” it is “useless to argue,” since every man feels he is right. Innumerable is the context in which this phrase may be applicable…

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