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The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice ironically their virtues make them vulnerable the are often wounded sometimes destroyed, ernest hemmingway

"If you want to write & create, you must be the most sublime fool that God ever sent rambling. You must write every day. You must read dreadful books & glorious books, & let them wrestle in beautiful fights inside your head, vulgar one moment, brilliant the next. I wish you a wrestling match with your Creative Muse. I wish craziness, foolishness & madness upon you. May you live with hysteria, & out of it make fine stories. Which finally means, may you be in love every day.” - Ray Bradbury

"If you want to write & create, you must be the most sublime fool that God ever sent rambling. You must read dreadful books

Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel quote on the oppressor and the victim - Love of Life Quotes

H.G.WELLS (Herbert George Wells, 1866-1946) English writer. Should have been made a fellow at the Royal Society imho.

WELLS (Herbert George Wells, English writer, largely known for his works of science fiction. Fiction: The Time Machine The Invisible Man The Island of Doctor Moreau The War of the Worlds The First Men in the Moon The Shape of Things to Com

Alexandre Dumas, born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie (24 July 1802 – 5 December 1870). Born in poverty, Dumas was the grandson of a French nobleman and a Haitian slave.

Alexandre Dumas, pere - French writer known for his historical novels of high adventure: The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, The Man in the Iron Mask

Emile Zola taking a photograph.

"Émile François Zola was a French writer, the most important exemplar of the literary school of naturalism and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism.

Elie Wiesel

The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of beauty is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of sacred is not profane, it's indifference. The opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.

Portrait of English Poet Alfred Lord Tennyson Premium Photographic Print

Portrait of English Poet Alfred Lord Tennyson

indigodreams: “ Alfred, Lord Tennyson, first Baron Tennyson Victorian poet and Poet Laureate, with book. I built my soul a lordly pleasure-house, Wherein at ease for aye to.

Leo Tolstoy 1848

Leo Tolstoy at age 20 - Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy (September 1828 – November was a Russian writer

Herman Melville (August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) Moby-Dick; or, The Whale (1851) Pierre: or, The Ambiguities (1852)

Herman Melville (August 1819 – September was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. He is best known for his novel Moby-Dick. Bartleby, the Scrivener is his best short story.

Tolstoy and his wife Sophia Tolstaya, September 23, 1910. More

Tolstoy and his wife Sophia Tolstaya, September (Ah, one can only imagine the life of an author's wife; particularly an author as famous and eccentric as Tolstoy. Oh, but didn't they make a movie about that?

Emile Zola

"Émile Édouard Charles Antoine ZOLA was a French writer, the most well-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism.

Emily Dickinson Born December 1830 in Massachusetts. She is known as a prominent poet and it is known that her strong influences included Leonard Humphrey and Benjamin Franklin Newton. Her poems were published at the time of her death and they were mostly journals she had written over the years and later found by her sister.

Revealed: The second EVER photograph of Emily Dickinson that puts paid to belief she was a scrawny recluse, scholars claim

Correspondent In The Spanish Civil War: Ernest Hemingway, 1937. For Whom the Bell Tolls

Correspondent In The Spanish Civil War: Ernest Hemingway, 1937 [4771x3599]

Ernest Hemingway, photographed by his good friend (and fellow correspondent) Robert Capa, somwhere on the Aragon front with Republican soldiers. Spanish Civil War, Read the book Waiting for Robert Capa for more information.

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