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Michel de Montaigne

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Biography - Michel de Montaigne:

French philosopher.
Born: 1533 - Died: 1592
Period:
16th century
Place of birth: France
France

Quote

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



Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


FrenchQuote
Les jeux des enfants ne sont pas des jeux, et les faut juger en eux comme leurs plus sérieuses actions."
Michel de Montaigne

GermanQuote
Wie man denn in der Tat wohl zu merken hat, daß Kinderspiele keine Spiele, sondern an sich betrachtet für Kinder die ernsthaftesten Beschäftigungen sind."
Michel de Montaigne


See also  

See also...



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Mature manhood: that means to have rediscovered the seriousness one had as a child at play."
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Beyond Good and Evil

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Wisdom leads us back to childhood."
Blaise Pascal - Pensées

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My work is a game, a very serious game."
M. C. Escher


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Quotes about action:



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The present is not a potential past; it is the moment of choice and action."
Simone de Beauvoir
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I have laboured carefully, not to mock, lament, or execrate, but to understand human actions."
Baruch Spinoza - Tractatus politicus
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I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts."
John Locke - An Essay Concerning Human Understanding
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Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom."
Hannah Arendt
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Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought."
Henri Bergson
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Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay."
Simone de Beauvoir
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Quotes for: game:



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Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business."
Winston Churchill
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Michel de Montaigne also said...



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I think my opinions are good and sound, but who does not think the same of his own?"
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness."
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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There are certain things that we hide in order to reveal them."
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage."
Michel de Montaigne
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The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness."
Michel de Montaigne
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Few men have been admired by their own households."
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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