OF RECOMPENSES OF HONOUR
They who write the life of Augustus Caesar,—­[Suetonius,
Life of Augustus, c. 25.]—­observe this
in his military discipline, that he was wonderfully
The French author Michel Eyquem de Montaigne (1533-1592) created a new literary genre, the essay, in which he used self-portrayal as a mirror of humanity in general.Michel Eyquem de Montaigne was born...