Tag Archive: Michel De Montaigne


Daily Quote 5.30.15

Michel de Montaigne

 

 

 

” I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 7.18.14

Michel De Montaigne

 

 

 

” Those who give the first shock to a state are the first overwhelmed in its ruin; the fruits of public commotion are seldom enjoyed by him who was the first mover; he only beats the water for another’s net.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 12.2.13

Michel De Montaigne

 

 

” Those who give the first shock to a state are the first overwhelmed in its ruin; the fruits of public commotion are seldom enjoyed by him who was the first mover; he only beats the water for another’s net.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Quote 9.3.13

Michel De Montaigne

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” To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.”

Daily Quote 2.12.13

    

Michel De Montaigne

 

” To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.”