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Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway

Earnest Hemingway was one of America's greatest writers, writing such classics as "€œThe Old Man and the Sea"€, "€œFor Whom the Bell Tolls"€ and "€œThe Sun Also Rises"€. Real life and fiction would often meld together in his books. In "€œA Farewell to Arms"€, Hemingway used his love affair with a nurse who later jilted him as one of the book's threads. Though he had no plans to stay th…

Date of Birth: July 21, 1899
Date of Death: July 02, 1961


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Ernest Hemingway

"Oak Park is a neighborhood of wide lawns and narrow minds." Ernest Hemingway
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"The parody is the last refuge of the frustrated writer. Parodies are what you write when you are associate editor of the Harvard Lampoon. The greater the work of literature, the easier the parody. The step up from writing parodies is writing on the w" Ernest Hemingway
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"They can't yank a novelist like they can a pitcher. A novelist has to go the full nine, even if it kills him." Ernest Hemingway
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"All things truly wicked start from an innocence." Ernest Hemingway
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"But in modern war you will die like a dog for no good reason." Ernest Hemingway
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"There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed." Ernest Hemingway
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"There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering; all the rest are merely games." Ernest Hemingway
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"Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know." Ernest Hemingway
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"The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists." Ernest Hemingway
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"Never write about a place until you're away from it, because that gives you perspective" Ernest Hemingway
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"This wine is too good for toast-drinking, my dear. You don't want to mix emotions up with a wine like that. You lose the taste." Ernest Hemingway
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"All right. Have it your own way. Road to hell paved with unbought stuffed dogs.Not my fault." Ernest Hemingway
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"You expected to be sad in the fall. Part of you dies each year when the leaves fell from the trees and their branches were bare against the wind and the cold, wintry light. But you knew there would always be the spring, as you knew the river would flow again after it was frozen. When the cold rains kept on and killed the spring, it was as though a young person had died for no reason." Ernest Hemingway
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"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway
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American Novelist    Bragging   

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"The real reason for not committing suicide is because you always know how swell life gets again after the hell is over" Ernest Hemingway
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"The best ammunition against lies is the truth, there is no ammunition against gossip. It is like a fog and the clear wind blows it away and the sun burns it off." Ernest Hemingway
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"There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter." Ernest Hemingway
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"A writer's problem does not change. It is always how to write truly and having found out what is true to project it in such a way that it becomes part of the experience of the person who reads it." Ernest Hemingway
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"You know that fiction, prose rather, is possibly the roughest trade of all in writing. You do not have the reference, the old important reference. You have the sheet of blank paper, the pencil, and the obligation to invent truer than things can be true. You have to take what is not palpable and make it completely palpable and also have it seem normal and so that it can become a part of experience of the person who reads it." Ernest Hemingway
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"The Garden of Eden" Ernest Hemingway
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"All thinking men are atheists" Ernest Hemingway
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