Michel de Montaigne quotes

“A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.”

Michel de Montaigne

“I know well what I am fleeing from but not what I am in search of.”

Michel de Montaigne

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

Michel de Montaigne

“Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.”

Michel de Montaigne

“No man is exempt from saying silly things; the mischief is to say them deliberately.”

Michel de Montaigne

“When I play with my cat, how do I know that she is not playing with me rather than I with her?”

Michel de Montaigne