Montaigne: The Art of Life

Live your own life rather than just live

Steven Gambardella
Aug 31, 2019 · 12 min read
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, At the Moulin Rouge, 1890 (source: Wikipedia). Toulouse-Lautrec’s beauty lies in making art of everyday life. In the same way that Montaigne deemed anything worthy to write about, Toulouse-Lautrec captured the life around him no matter how trivial or whimsical it may have seemed.