Added by staff

Get quotes of the day


How do you feel today?    I feel ...

It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.

This quote is about literature.

Record how this quote makes you feel.

You can report quote corrections via the "Conversation" tab below

Search on Google Books to find citations of this quotation.

Source Notes: Source: Green Hills of Africa and also reported as The Odyssey (bk. III, l. 142), (Pope's translation)

A bit about Henry James ...

Henry James, OM (April 15, 1843 February 28, 1916), son of Henry James Sr. and brother of the philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James, was an American-born author and literary critic of the late 19th and early 20th century. He spent much of his life in Europe and became a British subject shortly before his death. He is primarily known for novels, novellas and short stories based upon themes of consciousness.

These people bookmarked this quote:

bookworm05 avatar
bookworm05

I'm male, say nothing

eliot15 avatar
eliot15

I'm female, taken


Get Quotes of the Day

Your daily dose of thought, inspiration and motivation.