Live as long as you please, you will strike nothing off the time you will have to spend dead.
Michel Montaigne (1533 - 1592)
Contributed by: Zaady
There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees.
There never were in the world two opinions alike, no more than two hairs or two grains; the most universal quality is diversity.
This notion [skepticism] is more clearly understood by asking "What do I know?"
Our wisdom and deliberation for the most part follow the lead of chance.
Few men have been admired by their own households.
A noble farce, wherein kinds, republics, and emperors have for so many ages played their parts, and to which the whole vast universe serves for a theatre.
Source: Of the Most Excellent Men.
are, at most, but inconsiderable props and appendages.
Let us a little permit Nature to take her own way; she better understands her own affairs than we.
The clearest sign of wisdom is continued cheerfulness.
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