Thought for the Day
“It is not necessity but abundance
which produces greed.”
~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
*Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Born: February 28, 1533 Château de Montaigne
Died: September 13, 1592 (Age 59) Château de Montaigne
One of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing the essay as a literary genre and is popularly thought of as the father of Modern skepticism. In his own time, Montaigne was admired more as a statesman than as an author.