Kings and philosophers shit, and so do ladies
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Two historical translations:
John Florio translation: "Kings and Philosophers obey nature, and goe to the stoole, and so doe Ladies."
Charles Cotton translation: "Both kings and philosophers go to stool, and ladies too."
- "Au plus eslevé throne du monde si ne sommes assis que sus nostre cul" ("Upon the highest throne in the world, we are seated, still, upon our arses"), "Of Experience", translated by Cotton as "when seated upon the most elevated throne in the world, we are but seated upon our breech."
- Corporeality in Montaigne
- Toilet philosophy
- Naturalia non sunt turpia
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