Authors by Nationality/Profession

Name Date Nationality Profession Quotes
A. A. Milne A. A. Milne 1882-1956 British 29
Aldous Huxley Aldous Huxley 1894- 1963 British 31
Alexander Pope Alexander Pope 1688 – 1744 British 24
Alfred Tennyson Alfred Tennyson 1809-1892 British 22
August Strindberg August Strindberg 1849-1912 Swedish 16
Charles Bukowski Charles Bukowski 1920 – 1994 German 27
Dante Alighieri Dante Alighieri 1265-1321 Italian 11
Dorothy Parker Dorothy Parker 1893-1997 American 0
Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe 1809-1849 American 18
Edmund Burke Edmund Burke 1729-1797 British 0
Elizabeth Barrett Browning Elizabeth Barrett Browning 1806-1861 British 9
Emily Dickinson Emily Dickinson 1830-1886 American 1
Gilbert Keith Chesterton Gilbert Keith Chesterton 1874-1936 British 28
Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen 1828-1906 Norwegian 12
Henry David Thoreau Henry David Thoreau 1817-1862 American 30
Heraclitus Heraclitus c. 535 – 475 BC Greek 0
Herman Melville Herman Melville 1819-1891 American 12
Hermann Hesse Hermann Hesse 1877 - 1962 German 23
J. R. R. Tolkien J. R. R. Tolkien 1892-1973 British 0
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1749-1832 German 10
John Keats John Keats 1795 – 1821 British 21
Madeleine L'Engle Madeleine L'Engle 1918-2007 American 0
Margaret Atwood Margaret Atwood 1939 Canadian 1
Mary Oliver Mary Oliver 1935 - American 25
Maya Angelou Maya Angelou 1928 – 2014 American 57
Natalie Clifford Barney Natalie Clifford Barney 1876-1972 American 10
Percy Bysshe Shelley Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792-1822 British 0
Rainer Maria Rilke Rainer Maria Rilke 1875 - 1920 Austrian 48
Roald Dahl Roald Dahl 1916-1990 British 7
Robert Frost Robert Frost 1874-1963 American 28
Robert Lee Frost Robert Lee Frost 1874-1963 American 18
Rumi Rumi 1207-1273 Afghan 9
Rupi Kaur Rupi Kaur 1992 - Canadian 20
Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson 1709-1784 British 30
Shel Silverstein Shel Silverstein 1930-1999 American 25
Sylvia Plath Sylvia Plath 1932-1963 American 1
Thomas Stearns Eliot Thomas Stearns Eliot 1988-1965 American 0
Tyler Knott Gregson Tyler Knott Gregson 1981 American 6
Walt Whitman Walt Whitman 1819-1892 American 9
William Butler Yeats William Butler Yeats 1865-1939 Irish 27
William Shakespeare William Shakespeare 1564 - 1616 British 77
William Wordsworth William Wordsworth 1770-1850 British 5
Zelda Fitzgerald Zelda Fitzgerald 1900-1948 American 0