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Michel de Montaigne Quotes: Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.
         

Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.


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Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.
         



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This page presents the quote "Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.". Author of this quote is Michel de Montaigne. This quote is about patience, misfortune,.