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tpmquote: I want death to find me planting my cabbages.--Michel de Montaigne

JacqueSapphire: "It is not enough to withdraw from the mob, not enough to go to another place: we have to withdraw from such attributes of the mob as are within us. It is our own self we have to isolate and take back into possession." -- Michel de Montaigne

philobits: “He who establishes his argument by noise and command, shows that his reason is weak.” — Michel de Montaigne, Essais

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

CerebralWisdom: The clatter of arms drowns the voice of the law. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

davytheslavy: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

janinesimmons: 'When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

richngowi: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

PeterGrant19: WORDS OF WISDOM ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

TheMisterLloyd: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

LouiseBEisenha2: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

tomkitas1: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' -MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE-

gullwings81: WORDS OF WISDOM ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' - MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

TheChattiebox: 'When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

BradsTqwitter: “When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.” MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

lammle: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' -- MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

JiswaPROJECT: “Some defeats are more triumphant than Victories” - Michel de Montaigne

randylewiskemp: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' - MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

Journeyingdave: ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

PilarMacDaniel2: WORDS OF WISDOM ''When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.'' MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

Patrick71321561: Fear desire hope still push us on toward the future.,Michel de Montaigne,motivational,

kalt44655: All the fame I look for in life is to have lived it quietly.,Michel de Montaigne,fame, celebrities,

kipro40593: There is no course of life so weak and sottish as that which is managed by order method and discipline.,Michel de Montaigne,order, organization,

georgeo68812511: The most fruitful and natural exercise for our minds is, in my opinion, conversation.,Michel de Montaigne, The Essays: A Selection,conversation, mind,

bye63806: It is the mind that maketh good or ill, That maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor.,Michel de Montaigne,Happy, Good, Mind ,

JasonWo97579812: Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul. Michel de Montaigne

DealsOnProducts: Writers Inspirational Quotes I quote others in order to better express my own self. - Michel de Montaigne

BenSmithDC: “Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.” -Michel de Montaigne

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LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

toufiqahmedshr: "Who would not say that the glosses increase doubt and ignorance? It is more of a business to interpret the interpretations than to interpret the things." - MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE (France, 1533-1592)

viziandrei: Michel de Montaigne found intellectual refuge in his private library; the library was located in the southern tower of his château. The tower is the only vestige of the original 16th-century castle.

tpmquote: Death of old age is a rare, singular, and extraordinary death, and hence less natural than the others; it is the last and ultimate sort of death; the farther it is from us, the less it is to be hoped for.--Michel de Montaigne

john_self: “Even on the highest throne in the world, we are still sitting on our ass.” --- Michel de Montaigne I wrote a guide on where to start with the Penguin Little Black Classics series:

hamzahamidhar: “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” — Michel De Montaigne

CallbackTerror: I care not so much what I am to others as what I am to myself. I will be rich by myself, and not by borrowing. —Michel de Montaigne

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

PDToolbox: The world’s greatest thing is knowing how to belong to oneself. Michel de Montaigne 230324 Prioritize Yourself Quotes to make sure that you are taking care of yourself while you take care of others & all your responsibilities. Click Here

Roberto65308180: If life is only a passage, on this passage at least let us sow flowers. Michel de Montaigne ~ Happy new week! ~

athena_lathos: Dying of embarrassment because another kind person asked me to send them some of my work thinking that "essays" meant ~Sontag or Michel de Montaigne & not chronicles of everywhere I've cried in public interspersed with the occasional regional history fact.

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes I quote others in order to better express my own self. - Michel de Montaigne

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

recycledgiraffe: Michel de Montaigne: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I."

YorkshireLady3: When I play with my cat, who knows if I am not more of a pastime to her than she is to me? Michel de Montaigne

sharon_wisner: In 1934, Paris, a stone statue commemorating philosopher Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592) was unveiled, but it vandalised in the student revolts of the 1960s. After different (and expensive) repairs, in 1998, it was replaced by this now famous "lucky" bronze statue...

everydaypower__: "The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself." - Michel de Montaigne

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

CerebralWisdom: The clatter of arms drowns the voice of the law. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

Amit_77: "Embrace your quirks and nurture your follies – that's what French philosopher Michel de Montaigne believed. By accepting our imperfections, we become more authentic and fulfilled. As humans, we are inherently imperfect and it is natural to have certain…

steve_hanke: "Men are most apt to believe what they least understand." – Michel de Montaigne

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

MeowImageBot: The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness. - Michel de Montaigne

Baluch_SM: When a soldier of Caesar's guard, broken and worn out, came up to him in the street and begged leave to kill himself, Caesar looked at his decrepit bearing and said with a smile: 'So you think you are still alive, then?' Michel de Montaigne To philosophize is to learn how to die

facet9949: No wind serves him who addresses his voyage to no certain port. Michel de Montaigne

contentmo: Writers Inspirational Quotes I quote others in order to better express my own self. - Michel de Montaigne

JTasioulas: “Laws are often made by fools, and even more often by men who fail in equity because they hate equality: but always by men, vain authorities who can resolve nothing.” -Michel de Montaigne, former mayor of Bordeaux

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

rgtrendsetter: Those who have compared our life to a dream were right... we were sleeping wake, and waking sleep. -Michel de Montaigne StarMagicLounge WithRALPHGAIL

tpmquote: Even if everything that has come down to us about the past by report were true and known to someone, that would be nothing compared with what we do not know.--Michel de Montaigne

Iceburner: "The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness." ~ Michel de Montaigne

AllOnFire: Writers Inspirational Quotes I quote others in order to better express my own self. - Michel de Montaigne

SmithSpeaksCorp: When I quote others I do so in order to express my own ideas more clearly. - Michel de Montaigne

HB_mutungi: "I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself." ― Michel de Montaigne

thelazystoic: "I have never seen a greater monster or miracle in the world than myself." -Michel de Montaigne

Baluch_SM: "Look back and see that the aeons of eternity before we were born have been nothing to us." Michel de Montaigne To philosophize is to learn how to die

williechunderan: "The easy, gentle, and sloping path ... is not the path of true virtue. It demands a rough and thorny road." ~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

seong_jae_kim: A person is not hurt so much by whathappnes, as by his opinion of what happens. -Michel de Montaigne

Tact_Investor: Michel de Montaigne: the man that was way ahead of his time

BujjalSonia: Those who have compared our life to a dream were right... we were sleeping wake, and waking sleep.~Michel de Montaigne PRIYANKA HT HITS

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

tpmquote: There is no man so good, who, were he to submit all his thoughts and actions to the laws, would not deserve hanging ten times in his life.--Michel de Montaigne

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

Klara__A: 'The only thing certain is nothing is certain.' . . . Michel de Montaigne

Klara__A: A man must keep a little back shop where he can be himself without reserve. In solitude alone can he know true freedom. Michel de Montaigne

CerebralWisdom: There is no man so good that if he submitted all his actions and thoughts to the scrutiny of the laws, he would not deserve hanging ten times in his life. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

Sam72273626: “Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.” Michel de Montaigne

01SunsetGirl10: "Once conform, once do what others do because they do it, and a kind of lethargy steals over all the finer senses of the soul." Michel de Montaigne KYJI HERE TWOstay

KyJi_Delulu: “Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.”- Michel de Montaigne. KYJI HERE TWOstay

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

beyourhome: A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband. - Michel de Montaigne

CerebralWisdom: There is no man so good that if he submitted all his actions and thoughts to the scrutiny of the laws, he would not deserve hanging ten times in his life. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

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LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

Harsha_Sayings: A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband. ~ Michel de Montaigne 13/n

archdrood: “It is a disaster that wisdom forbids you to be satisfied with yourself and always sends you away dissatisfied and fearful, whereas stubbornness and foolhardiness fill their hosts with joy and assurance.” Michel de Montaigne, from, “The Complete Essays”.

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

LifeQtos: "The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself." - Michel de Montaigne

robert59180: All is a-swarm with commentaries: of authors there is a dearth.,Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays,authorship, loquacity, skills, writing,

muhamadeumar103: Without doubt, it is a delightful harmony when doing and saying go together.,Michel de Montaigne,attitude, inspirational, life-and-living,

HAmarjith: He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears. - Michel De Montaigne

mercykoske93341: The clearest sign of wisdom is continued cheerfulness.,Michel de Montaigne,cheerfulness,

ROSELYN34741558: We must not attach knowledge to the mind, we have to incorporate it there.,Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays,knowledge, mind, understanding,

oneforjoybook: ‘Now I believe that the sole end of solitude is for one to live more at leisure and at ease by oneself.’ – Michel de Montaigne

lafeum_en: "Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness." - Michel de Montaigne

el31821982: Confidence in others' honesty is no light testimony of one's own integrity.,Michel de Montaigne,confidence, faith, honesty, integrity,

LauorenJauregui: "If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I." -Michel de Montaigne

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CerebralWisdom: There is no man so good that if he submitted all his actions and thoughts to the scrutiny of the laws, he would not deserve hanging ten times in his life. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

bruja_baby: “Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it." — Michel de Montaigne



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