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Biography - Michel de Montaigne:

Michel Eyquem de Montaigne is a French Renaissance writer and philosopher.
Born: 1533 - Died: 1592
Period:
16th century
Place of birth: France
France

There are certain things that we hide in order to reveal them.



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French
Il y a certaines choses que l'on cache pour les montrer.

German
Gewisse Dinge versteckt man, um sie zu zeigen.




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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.
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Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.
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It is valid to conclude from actuality to possibility, but not from possibility to actuality.
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The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.
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Things do not change we change.
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.
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Hide your life and spread your spirit.
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There is no disguise which can long hide love where it exists, nor feign it where it does not.
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Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.
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All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;
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Nature is wont to hide herself.
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I think my opinions are good and sound, but who does not think the same of his own?
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The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
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The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
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Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness.
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When someone opposes me, he arouses my attention, not my anger. I go to greet a man who contradicts me, who instructs me.
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My trade and art is to live.
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