Charles Edward Montague

(1867–1928)

Charles Edward Montague

Anecdote...

At the outbreak of World War I, Montague dyed his gray hair black in order to conceal his age and join the army.

remarked that Montague was “the only man on record whose hair turned black in a single night from fearlessness.”

Quote-worthy...

War hath no fury like a non-combatant.

There is no limit to what a man can do so long as he does not care a straw who gets the credit for it.

~Charles Edward Montague
Biographical Note: 

Charles Edward Montague was a British journalist and writer, particularly noted for writings published in the Manchester Guardian and for a number of outstanding works of fiction. Among his more famous works are A Hind Let Loose, Disenchantment, and The Morning’s War.