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Quotes By Michel de Montaigne

Nationality
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DOB
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28-02-1553
DOD
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13-09-1592

Philosopher Michel de Montaigne was born on 28th February 1553 AD. A French citizen, Michel de Montaigne was born in France. He was also called Michel Eyquem de Montaigne. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne was 39 years old when he died on 13th September 1592 AD. In his life Michel Eyquem de Montaigne was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.

- Michel de Montaigne

A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.

- Michel de Montaigne

A wise man sees as much as he ought, not as much as he can.

- Michel de Montaigne

Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.

- Michel de Montaigne

Ambition is not a vice of little people.

- The Complete Essays , Michel de Montaigne

Confidence in others' honesty is no light testimony of one's own integrity.

- Michel de Montaigne

Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof of one's own goodness.

- Michel de Montaigne

Death, they say, acquits us of all obligations.

- Michel de Montaigne

For truly it is to be noted, that children's plays are not sports, and should be deemed as their most serious actions.

- Michel de Montaigne

Fortune, seeing that she could not make fools wise, has made them lucky.

- Michel de Montaigne

He who establishes his argument by noise and command shows that his reason is weak.

- Michel de Montaigne

How many things we held yesterday as articles of faith which today we tell as fables.

- Michel de Montaigne

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

I do myself a greater injury in lying than I do him of whom I tell a lie.

- Michel de Montaigne

The greater part of the world's troubles are due to questions of grammar.

- The Complete Essays , Michel de Montaigne

An un-tempted woman cannot boast of her chastity.

- Michel de Montaigne

It is a monstrous thing that I will say, but I will say it all the same: I find in many things more restraint and order in my morals than in my opinions, and my lust less depraved than my reason.

- Michel de Montaigne

Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul.

- Michel de Montaigne

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