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Michel de Montaigne

Quote of Michel de Montaigne - There are certain things that we...


Biography - Michel de Montaigne:

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

(French, German)


French
Il y a certaines choses que l'on cache pour les montrer.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essais

German
Gewisse Dinge versteckt man, um sie zu zeigen.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essais



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He is fortunate who had been able to learn the causes of things.”
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Conformity of the intellect to the things.”
Thomas Aquinas
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Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.”
Epictetus
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It is valid to conclude from actuality to possibility, but not from possibility to actuality.”
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Only the passions, the great passions, can lift the soul to the greatest things.”
Denis Diderot - Philosophical Thoughts
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The imagination is nothing other than the subject transported into things.”
Gaston Bachelard
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.”
Victor Hugo
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Hide your life and spread your spirit.”
Victor Hugo - Les rayons et les ombres
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There is no disguise which can long hide love where it exists, nor feign it where it does not.”
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims
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Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.”
Paul Valéry
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Nature is wont to hide herself.”
Heraclitus of Ephesus
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All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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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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The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.”
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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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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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