Michel de Montaigne Quote

The laws of conscience, which we pretend to be derived from nature, proceed from custom.


Book I, ch. 22. Of Custom - Essais (1595) - Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

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The laws of conscience, which we pretend to be derived from nature, proceed from custom.

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The laws of conscience, which we pretend to be derived from nature, proceed from custom.

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The laws of conscience, which we pretend to be derived from nature, proceed from custom.

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The laws of conscience, which we pretend to be derived from nature, proceed from custom.