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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

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

j4nl2: Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it. -Michel de Montaigne

Lalezar46705799: "Lend yourself and others, but give your self to yourself." - Michel de Montaigne

idemtekinalp: Even if you have all the blessings of the world, you need a soul that can taste them. Because what makes us happy; It's not about owning something, it's about enjoying it. 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

ProverbialSoups: I seek out change indiscriminately and tumultuously. My style and my mind alike go roaming. Michel de Montaigne

oneforjoybook: ‘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

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Ghadi1_AM: The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself. -Michel de Montaigne

dazexiang: one on the left is Ii Naosuke other one is probably Michel de Montaigne

AdGurayNameh: “The soul which has no fixed purpose in life is lost; to be everywhere, is to be nowhere.” ~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

TheCrypty: There are some defeats more triumphant than victories. – Michel de Montaigne

Maisieth59: My trade and art is to live. Michel de Montaigne

Christine022010: “In nine lifetimes, you'll never know as much about your cat as your cat knows about you.” — Michel De Montaigne HAVE A BLAST WithKDLEX

TheOrganicView: I care not so much what I am to others as what I am to myself.-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

beyourhome: Marriage, a market which has nothing free but the entrance. - Michel de Montaigne

colettitrumpet: "My life has been full of terrible misfortunes most of which never happened." -Montaigne

poonammeriteju1: “We can be Knowledgeable with other men's knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom.” — Michel De Montaigne BB16 TRP KING SHIV

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NajamAli2020: A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband. Michel de Montaigne

Rkvshiv: There is no passion so contagious as that of fear. -- By Michel de Montaigne BB16 TRP KING SHIV

poonammeriteju1: “Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.” — Michel De Montaigne BB16 TRP KING SHIV

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

RossCameron4: "We suffer more often in imagination than in reality." Seneca the Younger (4 BC-65 AD) "My life has been full of terrible misfortunes, most of which never happened." Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592)

poonammeriteju1: “There were many terrible things in my life and most of them never happened.” — Michel de Montaigne BB16 TRP KING SHIV

CoachSteveGilb1: “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” — Michel De Montaigne

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TheRealPrajeet: "Nothing is so firmly believed as what we least know." --Michel de Montaigne Prajeet IK TU HI MV HITS 10M

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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

philosophersmag: 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

Akim94652480: "Lend yourself and others, but give your self to yourself." - Michel de Montaigne

philobits: “The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” — 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

umtcnyalmn: The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness. Michel de Montaigne q7NXW

kubrabakir841: Not being able to govern events, I govern myself. Michel de Montaigne FTPod

ProverbialSoups: “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

oneforjoybook: ‘The greatest thing in the world is to know how to be for yourself.’ – 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

theblackmiranda: “Rejoice in the things that are present; all else is beyond thee.” Michel de Montaigne

jose_tyoyila: "I conceive that pleasures are to be avoided if greater pains be the consequence, and pains to be coveted that will terminate in greater pleasures." —MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE A happy new month to you champ!!!

justynvaldez31: The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness. Michel de Montaigne EUOMA

swxggybiebxh: Not being able to govern events, I govern myself. Michel de Montaigne qHtpm

GolightlySabina: 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

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

NikatNite20: 3. “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” - George Bernhard Shaw 4. “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” - 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

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Ownsmoke: "I quote others only in order the better to express myself." Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays

HomeOfGastro: FOOD QUOTE "The art of dining well is no slight art, the pleasure not a slight pleasure." - Michel de Montaigne -

HorcherF: Hölderlin claims philosophers are in need of an aesthetic sense. Think about Michel de Montaigne or Roger Scruton.

Baba_G_Quotes: If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love. - 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

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

Justice78602373: The beautiful souls are they that are universal, open, and ready for all things. - Michel de Montaigne Pious Soul Sushant

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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

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

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sOykOt3194: Love to his soul gave eyes; he knew things are not as they seem. The dream is his real life; the world around him is the dream. - 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

PoteShaunna: "Lend yourself to other people, but be yourself." - 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

MotivateBeGREAT: "The great glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live with purpose." - Michel de Montaigne

smallstepsbig: The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself. - Michel De Montaigne

neurosocialself: US: Only by verbal jousting will you reach the truth, said Michel de Montaigne | Aeon Mag | Oct 2020

MutaNuket: "Lend yourself to others but give yourself to you." - 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

BeliefsPowerful: “A wise man never loses anything if he have himself.” ~ 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

TheJaySky: "Ambition is not a vice of little people." - Michel de Montaigne

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

KiraboSuubi: "Ambition is not a vice of little people." - Michel de Montaigne

TrainingMindful: “A wise man never loses anything if he have himself.” ~ Michel de Montaigne

rc_wisehack: "Everything should bend and submit to our kings; except our intelligence. My Reason was not made for bending and bowing, my knees were." --Michel de Montaigne

CandleInWind2: Lying is an accursed vice. It is only our words which bind us together and make us human. - Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays

CzechOutLuci: I asked him if he's changed after the Presidency. He laughed and said no, and wealthy people shouldn't pursue office. He did it for passion. He said "...as Michel de Montaigne wrote in... oh God knows: 'On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom'."

TheOrganicView: I care not so much what I am to others as what I am to myself.-Michel de Montaigne

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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

hopsoft: "It is putting a very high price on one's conjectures to have someone roasted alive on their account." -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

Noufahmad12311: After finishing, overall the best foreign author & work I read to date would be Michel de Montaigne’s “Essays”. Absolutely beautiful. If anyone is interested in reading it & finds a bit of difficulty interpreting the archaic words, I don’t mind helping since it’s worth it.

Tunnydad: "We find our energies are actually cramped when we are overanxious to succeed." - 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

xralphgail: The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage. -Michel de Montaigne MaKENsayatAYU SaRALPHGAIL

xralphgail: Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul. -Michel de Montaigne MaKENsayatAYU SaRALPHGAIL

thebardoir: “To lament that we shall not be alive a hundred years hence, is the same folly as to be sorry we were not alive a hundred years ago,” 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

neuroselfAus: ‘If a man should importune me to give a reason why I lov’d him; I find it could no otherwise be exprest, than by making answer: because it was he, because it was I.’ Michel de Montaigne Essais

tonyczw: “A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.” —- Michel de Montaigne,



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