Michel De Montaigne
Let us permit nature to have her way. She understands her business better than we do.
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I write to keep from going mad from the contradictions I find among mankind - and to work some of those contradictions out for myself.
The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
The thing I fear most is fear.
We can be knowledgable with other men's knowledge but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom.
The confidence in another man's virtue is no light evidence of a man's own, and God willingly favors such a confidence.
It is good to rub and polish our brain against that of others.
There is not much less vexation in the government of a private family than in the managing of an entire state.
Death, they say, acquits us of all obligations.
The ceaseless labour of your life is to build the house of death.
It is a sign of contraction of the mind when it is content, or of weariness. A spirited mind never stops within itself it is always aspiring and going beyond its strength.
Don't dare filter my emotions, you're not the one that focused. You're the one that caused this, heartbreak songs on my hit list.
Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.
If we change the definition of marriage to be more inclusive, then it is logical to argue that we should broaden the definition so that won't exclude anyone.
When you look good, you feel good. Confidence with what you're wearing is very important. If you feel good, you will always perform your best without worrying about anything.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors.
Living in peace doesn't only mean living in peaceful places, It means living within your soul in any chaotic place.
Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process.
The golden child may be the oldest one, unless it's the youngest. It may be the toughest one, unless it's the most sensitive. It's not even necessary that Mom and Dad have the same favorite - and typically they don't.
If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order.