Primo Quotes

Michel De Montaigne

If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.

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

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Make your educational laws strict and your criminal ones can be gentle; but if you leave youth its l ...

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It is a sign of contraction of the mind when it is content, or of weariness. A spirited mind never s ...

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In true education, anything that comes to our hand is as good as a book: the prank of a page- boy, t ...

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A straight oar looks bent in the water. What matters is not merely that we see things but how we see ...

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No wind serves him who addresses his voyage to no certain port.

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Every one rushes elsewhere and into the future, because no one wants to face one's own inner self.

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For truly it is to be noted, that children's plays are not sports, and should be deemed as their mos ...

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I study myself more than any other subject. That is my metaphysics, that is my physics.

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Opinion is a powerful party, bold, and without measure.

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Let every foot have its own shoe.

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Women when they marry buy a cat in the bag.

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Men are nothing until they are excited.

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That is why Bias jested with those who were going through the perils of a great storm with him and c ...

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