Michel de Montaigne Quotes (547 quotes)

Michel de Montaigne
The Complete Essays of Michel de Montaigne (2004 edition), Digireads.com Publishing - ISBN: 9781596255814
Michel de Montaigne
The Works of Michael de Montaigne: Comprising His Essays, Letters, and Journey Through Germany and Italy (1856 edition)

If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

Michel de Montaigne
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Michel de MontaigneShare on Facebook

Born: February 28, 1533

Died: September 13, 1592 (aged 59)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Michel Eyquem de Montaigne was one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre and is popularly thought of as the father of Modern Skepticism.

Quote of the day

Put your trust in God; but be sure to keep your powder dry.

Popular Authors