The Complete Essays

Author: Michel Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141915935
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Michel de Montaigne was one of the most influential figures of the Renaissance, singlehandedly responsible for popularising the essay as a literary form.

On Friendship

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141964871
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Michel de Montaigne was the originator of the modern essay form; in these diverse pieces he expresses his views on relationships, contemplates the idea that man is no different from any animal, argues that all cultures should be respected, ...

How We Weep And Laugh At The Same Thing

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141397233
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'No one characteristic clasps us purely and universally in its embrace.' Glittering essays by the Renaissance master of the form, exploring contradictions in human thoughts and actions.

The Essays

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140446029
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To overcome a crisis of melancholy after the death of his father, Montaigne withdrew to his country estates and began to write.

Erfinde Dich Neu

Author: Gretchen Rubin
Publisher: CBX Verlag
ISBN: 3945794862
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(New York: Penguin, 1996), Buch 12. „Eine Studie ergab: ... „Montaigne
beobachtete: „In der Anfangsphase sind alle Dinge kraftlos und schwach ...“:
Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays (New York: Penguin Classics, 1993)
, S. 1154.

Kleines Handbuch F R Den Umgang Mit Unwissen

Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publisher: Albrecht Knaus Verlag
ISBN: 364111991X
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Eine kurze Anleitung in der Kunst des klaren Denkens „Bewusste Unwissenheit erweitert die Erfahrungswelt, gesetzt den Fall, man weiß sie zu nutzen.“ Wie uns Denkfehler, falsche Kategorien und blinde Flecken immer wieder ein Schnippchen ...

Friendship

Author: A. C. Grayling
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300175353
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By far the best translation of Montaigne is the one by M. A. Screech, Michel de
Montaigne: The Complete Essays (Harmondsworth: Penguin Classics new edn,
1993); not just the best, but superb. For greater ease of reference I use the very ...

Textures Of Renaissance Knowledge

Author: Philippa Berry
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719064654
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Here Montaigne veers away from the dangers of unmasterable ambiguities and
from a potentially intolerable not ... otherwise stated, are from M. A. Screech,
Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays (London: Penguin Classics, 1993).

Temptation

Author: Daniel Akst
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101559306
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228 moderation than does folly: Michel de Montaigne, Michel de Montaigne: The
Complete Essays, trans. M. A. Screech (Penguin Classics, 1993), 948. 228 in
every time and culture: Oliver W. Sacks, An CHAPTER 18: CUTTING LOOSE.