Monday, January 25, 2016
From How to Live or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer, by Sarah Bakewell
THE ENGLISH MONTAIGNE
"As the exuberant and anarchic home of Chaucer and Shakespeare, English seemed the right language for such an author."
From 16. Q. How to Live? A. Philosophize only by accident, Fifteen Englishmen and an Irishman