Citations de Michel de Montaigne

Michel Eyquem, Seigneur de Montaigne, 1533-1592

Quotations from Montaigne's Essays
selected and translated by Anthony Weir
with glosses and comments.

Michel de Montaigne

Michel de Montaigne
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C'est une absolue perfection, et comme divine, de savoir jouir loyalement de son être.

To know how to enjoy one's own and very being is utter perfection - and a kind of divinity.

1 comment:

  1. or, more literally,
    It is absolute perfection, a kind of divinity, to know how to enjoy one's own being.