Literature

Love Is A Parallax by Sylvia Plath

 ‘Perspective betrays with its dichotomy: train tracks always meet, not here, but only  in the impossible mind’s eye; horizons beat a retreat as we embark on sophist seas to overtake that mark  where wave pretends to drench real sky. ‘Well then, if we agree, it is not odd that one […]

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FRANZ KAFA

I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound or stab us. If the book we’re reading doesn’t wake us up with a blow to the head, what are we reading for? So that it will make us happy, as you write? Good Lord, we would […]

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If By Rudyard Kipling

If you can keep your head when all about youAre losing theirs and blaming it on you,If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,But make allowance for their doubting too;If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,Or being lied about, don’t deal in lies,Or being hated, […]

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Wind And Window Flower by Robert Frost

Lovers, forget your love,And list to the love of these,She a window flower,And he a winter breeze. When the frosty window veilWas melted down at noon,And the caged yellow birdHung over her in tune, He marked her through the pane,He could not help but mark,And only passed her by,To come […]

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10 BEST BOOKS OF ALL TIME

1.Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy Leo Tolstoy was a Russian write. Tolstoy is regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time. 2.Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov Vladimir Nabokov was a Russian -American novelist, poet and translator and entomologist. He wrote in both Russian and English. 3. Hamlet by William […]

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12 Inspiring Quotes by George Eliot

Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. Hold up your head! You were not made for failure; you were made for victory. Go forward with joyful confidence. Keep true. Never be ashamed of doing right. Decide what you think is right and stick to it. […]

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10 MOST BEAUTIFUL QUOTES BY JOHN MILTON

John Milton was an English Poet, Pamphleteer and Historian. He is best known for his poem paradise lost. Milton is considered as most significant English author after William Shakespeare 1.To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is miserable. 2. The mind is its […]

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THE MASTER OF REALISTIC FRICTION: LEO TOLSTOY

Freethinkers are those who are willing to use their minds without prejudice and without fearing to understand things that clash with their own customs, privileges, or beliefs. This state of mind is not common, but essential for right thinking. -Leo Tolstoy Leo Tolstoy was a Russian writer, who is regarded […]

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WILLIAM FAULKNER

Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world…. would do this, it would change the earth.-William Faulkner Best known for his novels the sound and the fury and as I Lay Dying, William […]

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WILLIAM BUTLER YEAST

William butler yeast was one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. He was born on June 13, 1865, in Sandymount, Ireland  He studied at Dublin’s metropolitan school of art while studying there he published his first work. He was awarded the Nobel prize for literature in 1923. His […]

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VIRGINIA WOLF

Virginia wolf is considered as one of the most important modernist authors of the 20th century. She is known for using the stream of consciousness in her writing. Woolf is best known for her novels, especially To The Lighthouse and Mrs.Dalloway. Virginia Woolf’s best quotes “Books are the mirrors of […]

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BEST OSCAR WILDE QUOTES

Be yourself; everyone else is taken.  We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. The only difference between the saint and sinners that every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. The books that the world calls immoral are books […]

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OSCAR WILDE

Anglo-Irish playwright, novelists, poet, and critic oscar Wilde is regarded as one of the greatest playwrights of the victorian era. He was born on October 16, 1854, in Dublin. Ireland. Oscar Wilde in his lifetime wrote numerous poems, one novel, nine plays, short stories, and essays. He was imprisoned for […]

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MARRY SHELLY

Marry Shelly was born on 30 august 1797 in London, England. Frankenstein is her most famous novel. When the book was published she was only twenty-one years old. She also wrote two dramas, numerous short stories, travelogues, and biographies.  Her father William Godwin was a philosophy and political writer. Her […]

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LA COMMEDIA BY DANTE ALIGHIERI

The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality. -DANTE ALIGHIERI Italian poet, literary theorist, prose writer, philosopher, and political thinker Dante Alighieri was born in Florence, Italy. Best known for his poem la Commedia. La Commedia (the divine comedy) […]

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GEORGE ELIOT

English Victorian novelist George Eliot was born in rural Warwickshire. Her real name was Mary Ann Evans. George Eliot was her pen name. When her mother died, she left school to help run her father’s household. When her father died in 1849, she moved to London to pursue a career […]

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JOHN KEATS

 John Keats was born on October 31, 1795, in London, was an English romantic poet. he published fifty-four novels. He was the oldest of four children. His father was a livery-stable keeper. When he died Keats was only eight years old. After six years his mother also died. Keats was […]

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JAMES JOYCE’S MOST BEAUTIFUL QUOTES

James Joyce is one of the most influential writers of the twentieth century. He is known for his unique and complex writing. 1. Your battles inspired me-not the obvious battles but those that were fought and won behind your forehead. 2. I am tomorrow, or some future day, what I […]

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JAMES JOYCE

James Joyce was born into a middle-class, catholic family on February 2, 1882, in Dublin, Ireland. He was the oldest of ten children who survived childhood. After he completed his graduation in 1902, he went to Paris to study medicine, but he soon abandoned his study. He returns to Dublin […]

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10 GREAT QUOTES BY JOHN KEATS

John Keats was an English Romantic poet. 1. Touch has a memory. 2.  A thing of beauty is a joy forever. 3. Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced. 4. I have been astonished that men could die martyrs  for their religion– I have shuddered at it I shudder […]

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PUBLIUS VERGILIUS MARO

“There are twin gates of sleep. one, theysay is called the gate of horn and it offers easy passage to all true shades. The other glistens with ivory, radiant, flawless, but through it the dead send false dreams up toward the sky. And here Anchises, his vision told in full, […]

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CHARLES DICKENS

British novelist, journalist, editor, and illustrator Charles dickens is best known for his classic novels such as Oliver twist, a Christmas carol, a tale of two cities, and great expectations. He was one of the most influential writers of his time. Dickens was born on February 7, 1812, in England. […]

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