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


 

Michel de Montaigne Quotes > Man is always inclined to...

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Man is always inclined to regard the small circle in which he lives as the center of the world and to make his particular, private lifethe standard of the universe and to make his particular, private life the standard of the universe. But he must give up this vain pretense, this petty provincial way of thinking and judging.
Michel de Montaigne

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