Quotation by Michel de Montaigne

We must reserve a back shop all our own, entirely free, in which to establish our real liberty and our principal retreat and solitude.
Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592), French essayist. "Of Solitude," The Essays (Les Essais), bk. I, ch. 39, Simon Millanges, Bordeaux, first edition (1580).
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