Historical Quotes By Montaigne Quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. The following were made by
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The most manifest sign of wisdom is continued cheerfulness.
I speak truth, not so much as I would, but as much as I dare; and I dare a little the more, as I grow older.
Our credulity is greatest concerning the things we know least about. And since we know least about ourselves, we are ready to believe all that is said about us. Hence the mysterious power of both flattery and calumny.
When a cat died in ancient Egypt pet owners shaved their eyebrows as a sign of mourning.