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John Bartlett (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.

9311 Mihel Eyquem

AUTHOR:Michel Eyquem, seigneur de Montaigne (1533–1592)
QUOTATION:And to bring in a new word by the head and shoulders, they leave out the old one.
ATTRIBUTION:Book iii. Chap. v. Upon some Verses of Virgil.