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Type: Writer
Nationality: French
Date of Birth: 02/28/1533
Date of Death: 09/13/1592


Michel de Montaigne Quotes > And on the highest throne in...

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And on the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Michel de Montaigne
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