Jack London

Jack London

was an American author, journalist, and social activist
With the aurora borealis flaming coldly overhead, or the stars leaping in the frost dance, and the land numb and frozen under its pall of snow, this song of the huskies might have been the defiance of life, only it was pitched in minor key, with long-drawn wailings and half-sobs, and was more the pleading of life, the articulate travail of existence. It was an old song, old as the breed itself--one of the first songs of the younger world in a day when songs were sad.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When, on the still cold nights, he pointed his nose at a star and howled long and wolf-like, it was his ancestors, dead and dust, pointing nose at star and howling down through the centuries and through him. And his cadences were their cadences, the cadences which voiced their woe and what to them was the meaning of the stillness, and the cold, and dark.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Affluence means influence.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Too much is written by the men who can't write about the men who do write.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The function of man is to live, not to exist.More Jack London quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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