biography

Death

Oscar Wilde quote : Biography lends to death …

Biography lends to death a new terror. Oscar Wilde

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Antonia Fraser

Lady Antonia Margaret Caroline Fraser CH DBE FRSL (ne Pakenham; born 27 August 1932) is a British author of history,…

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GreatHistory

Thomas Carlyle quote : No great man lives …

No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men. Thomas Carlyle

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Faith

A. N. Wilson quote : I had lost faith …

I had lost faith in biography. A. N. Wilson

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Jung Chang

Jung Chang (traditional Chinese: 張戎; simplified Chinese: 张戎; pinyin: Zhāng Róng; Wade–Giles: Chang Jung, Mandarin pronunciation:[tʂɑ́ŋ ɻʊ̌ŋ], born 25 March…

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History

Louis L’Amour quote : For one who reads …

For one who reads, there is no limit to the number of lives that may be lived, for fiction, biography,…

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Evelyn Waugh

Arthur Evelyn St. John Waugh (/ˈiːvlɪn ˈsɪndʒən ˈwɔː/; 28 October 1903– 10 April 1966) was an English writer of novels,…

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History

V. S. Naipaul quote : Great writing can be …

Great writing can be done in biography, history, art. V. S. Naipaul

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History

Robert Hall quote : Of all the species …

Of all the species of literary composition, perhaps biography is the most delightful. The attention concentrated on one individual gives…

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History

Carter G. Woodson quote : Those who have no …

Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration which comes from the teaching of…

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