Michel de Montaigne Quotes (547 quotes)
The Essays of Montaigne (1927 edition), Library of Alexandria - ISBN: 9781465558640
The Essays of Montaigne - Complete: (2014 edition), Brain Food
“The confidence in another man's virtue is no light evidence of a man's own, and God willingly favors such a confidence.”
―Michel de Montaigne
The Works of Michael de Montaigne: Comprising His Essays, Letters, and Journey Through Germany and Italy (1860 edition)
Michel de Montaigne: Selected Essays (2013 edition), Courier Dover Publications - ISBN: 9780486320397
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMichel de Montaigne
Born: February 28, 1533
Died: September 13, 1592 (aged 59)
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.
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“Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.”