Michel de Montaigne Quote

In my youth I studied for ostentation; later, a little to gain wisdom; now, for recreation; never for gain.


The Complete Essays of Montaigne (ed. 1976)

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In my youth I studied for ostentation; later, a little to gain wisdom; now, for recreation; never for gain.

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In my youth I studied for ostentation; later, a little to gain wisdom; now, for recreation; never for gain.

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In my youth I studied for ostentation; later, a little to gain wisdom; now, for recreation; never for gain.

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In my youth I studied for ostentation; later, a little to gain wisdom; now, for recreation; never for gain.