Top 10 Langston Hughes Quotes

James Mercer Langston Hughes(February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967) was an American writer during the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s. He wrote poems, plays, and newspaper columns. Some of his most famous works include “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” and “Montage of a Dream Deferred.” Here are the top ten greatest quotes: I. Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a … Continue reading Top 10 Langston Hughes Quotes

Top 10 Virginia Woolf Quotes

Virginia Woolf(January 25, 1882 – March 28, 1941), born Adeline Virginia Stephen, was an English writer and her best known novels include Mrs. Dalloway, A Room of One’s Own, and To the Lighthouse. Here are Virgina Woolf’s top ten greatest quotes: I. For most of history, Anonymous was a woman. II. Arrange whatever pieces come your way. III. When you consider things like the stars, our … Continue reading Top 10 Virginia Woolf Quotes

Top 10 Edgar Allen Poe Quotes

Edgar Allen Poe(January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer who was best known for his dark, gothic writing style.  The most famous work of his includes “The Raven” and “The Tell-tale Heart. Here are the top ten greatest Edgar Allen Poe quotes: I. Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night. … Continue reading Top 10 Edgar Allen Poe Quotes

Top 10 Isaac Asimov Quotes

Isaac Asimov(January 2 1920 – April 6, 1992) was one of the greatest American science fiction authors of his time. He wrote more than 500 volumes including his most famous I,Robot and the Foundation series. Here are the top ten greatest quotes: I. The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom. II. The easiest way to … Continue reading Top 10 Isaac Asimov Quotes

Top 10 Jane Austen Quotes

Jane Austen(December 16, 1775 – July 18, 1817) was an English writer, best known for writing the novels: Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility,  Persuasion, Emma, Mansfield Park, and Northanger Abbey. She is known as one of history’s greatest writers. Here are the top 10 Jane Austen quotes: I.  What is right to be done, cannot be done too soon. II. There are people, who … Continue reading Top 10 Jane Austen Quotes

Top 10 Emily Dickinson Quotes

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson(December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was one of the greatest American poets in history.  She has written 1800 poems, but nearly all of her work was discovered and published posthumously. Here are Emily Dickinson’s top ten greatest quotes: I. Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality. II. Saying nothing sometimes says the most. III. Luck is not chance, … Continue reading Top 10 Emily Dickinson Quotes

Top 10 William Shakespeare Quotes

William Shakespeare(1564-1616), aka the “Bard of Avon”, was a poet and playwright and known as one of the greatest British writers of the English language. He wrote 154 sonnets and 37 plays, which include his most famous works: Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Othello, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Macbeth. Here are some of William Shakespeares greatest quotes: I. All that glitters is not gold. II. … Continue reading Top 10 William Shakespeare Quotes

Top 10 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe(1749-1832) was known as a genius and one of the greatest writers in German literature. His best known novel was The Sorrows of Young Werthe and the drama Faust. It is believed that his IQ was 220.  Here are some of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s greatest quotes: I. Nothing is worth more than this day. II. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. … Continue reading Top 10 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes