François Rabelais Quote

All their life was spent not in laws, statutes, or rules, but according to their own free will and pleasure. They rose out of their beds when they thought good : they did eat, drink, labour, sleep, when they had a mind to it, and were disposed for it. None did awake them, none did offer to constrain them to eat, drink, nor to do any other thing ; for so had Gargantua established it. In all their rule, and strictest tie of their order, there was but this one clause to be observed,


Gargantua and Pantagruel (1532 - 1564) - Gargantua (1534)

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All their life was spent not in laws, statutes, or rules, but according to their own free will and pleasure. They rose out of their beds when they...

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All their life was spent not in laws, statutes, or rules, but according to their own free will and pleasure. They rose out of their beds when they...

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All their life was spent not in laws, statutes, or rules, but according to their own free will and pleasure. They rose out of their beds when they...

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All their life was spent not in laws, statutes, or rules, but according to their own free will and pleasure. They rose out of their beds when they...