There is, peradventure, no more manifest vanity than
to write of it so vainly. That which divinity
has so divinely expressed to us—­["Vanity
of vanities: all is vanity...
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...