Michel De Montaigne
Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.
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Even from their infancy we frame them to the sports of love: their instruction, behavior, attire, grace, learning and all their words azimuth only at love, respects only affection. Their nurses and their keepers imprint no other thing in them.
Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul.
For truly it is to be noted, that children's plays are not sports, and should be deemed as their most serious actions.
Marriage is like a cage one sees the birds outside desperate to get in, and those inside equally desperate to get out.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
Every one rushes elsewhere and into the future, because no one wants to face one's own inner self.
The thing I fear most is fear.
There is not much less vexation in the government of a private family than in the managing of an entire state.
It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.
Start with a clean grill. Keep it clean by brushing with a wire brush after preheating, and again after cooking. Make sure to oil your grates and your food before putting it on the grill to keep it from sticking.
They're right to think that about me, because I'm the person most likely to sleep with my female fans, I genuinely love other women. And I think they know that.
The gross heathenism of civilization has generally destroyed nature, and poetry, and all that is spiritual.
The worst thing that can happen in a democracy - as well as in an individual's life - is to become cynical about the future and lose hope.
It's very important that every movie I do makes money because I want the people that had the faith in me to get their money back.
All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions, set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.
The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.
Every one, more or less, loves Power, yet those who most wish for it are seldom the fittest to be trusted with it.
Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.