Quotation by Michel de Montaigne

Truly, it is not want, but rather abundance, that breeds avarice.
Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592), French essayist. "That the taste of good and evil depends, for a good part, on the idea we have of them," The Essays (Les Essais), bk. I, ch. 14, Simon Millanges, Bordeaux, first edition (1580).
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