Henry James

Henry James

American-born writer, regarded as one of the key figures of 19th-century literary realism.
Life is a predicament which precedes death.More Henry James quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In the long run an opinion often borrows credit from the forbearance of its patrons.More Henry James quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...the great merit of the place is that one can arrange one's life here exactly as one pleases...there are facilities for every kind of habit and taste, and everything is accepted and understood.More Henry James quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's never permitted to be surprised at the aberrations of born fools.More Henry James quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There's no more usual basis of union than mutual misunderstanding.More Henry James quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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