"I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Michel de Montaigne on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Michel de Montaigne on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Michel de Montaigne on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Michel de Montaigne on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Michel de Montaigne on Oscar Wilde
"Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face."
"There is no pleasure to me without communication: there is not so much as a sprightly thought comes into my mind that it does not grieve me to have produced alone, and that I have no one to tell it to."
"My trade and art is to live."
"Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity."
"Let us permit nature to have her way. She understands her business better than we do."