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Writer Quotes

Author Birth - Death
Joe Abercrombie -
Goodman Ace 1899 - 1982
Chinua Achebe 1930 -
Douglas Adams 1952 - 2001
Phillip Adams 1939 -
Samuel Hopkins Adams 1871 - 1958
Franklin Pierce Adams 1881 - 1960
Joseph Addison 1672 - 1719
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 1977 -
Aravind Adiga 1974 -
Shmuel Yosef Agnon 1888 - 1970
Mara Brock Akil 1970 -
Mitch Albom 1958 -
Richard Aldington 1892 - 1962
Brian Aldiss 1925 -
Sholom Aleichem 1859 - 1916
Lloyd Alexander 1924 - 2007
Sherman Alexie 1966 -
William R. Alger 1823 - 1905
Monica Ali 1967 -
Lucy Alibar -
Alphonse Allais 1854 - 1905
Isabel Allende 1942 -
Margery Allingham 1889 - 1966
Dorothy Allison 1949 -
Steve Almond -
Stewart Alsop 1914 - 1974
Eric Alterman 1960 -
Jorge Amado 1912 - 2001
Eric Ambler 1909 - 1998
Steven Amsterdam 1966 -
Dave Anderson 1929 -
Poul Anderson 1926 - 2001
Sherwood Anderson 1876 - 1941
Walter Anderson 1885 - 1962
Wes Anderson 1969 -
Kevin J. Anderson 1962 -
Laurie Halse Anderson 1961 -
Brian Andreas 1956 -
Ivo Andric 1892 - 1975
Barbara de Angelis -
Roger Angell 1920 -
Norman Angell 1872 - 1967
David Ansen -
Charles Anthon 1797 - 1867
Piers Anthony 1934 -
Katharine Anthony 1877 - 1965
Antiphanes 408 BC - 334 BC
Minna Antrim 1861 - 1950
Sherry Argov -
Michael Arlen 1895 - 1956
Karen Armstrong 1944 -
Kelley Armstrong 1968 -
Michael Arndt -
Roger Ascham 1515 - 1568
Jay Asher 1975 -
Daisy Ashford 1881 - 1972
Reza Aslan 1972 -
Mary Astell 1666 - 1731
Brooke Astor 1902 - 2007
Eileen Atkins 1934 -
John Aubrey 1626 - 1697
Jean M. Auel 1936 -
Erich Auerbach 1892 - 1957
Scott Aukerman 1970 -
Jane Austen 1775 - 1817
Mary Austin 1868 - 1934
John Avlon 1973 -
George Axelrod 1922 - 2003
H. C. Bailey 1878 - 1961
Nathan Bailey -
Fredrik Bajer 1837 - 1922
Monica Baldwin -
Edward Ball -
George Linnaeus Banks 1821 - 1881
Iain Banks 1954 - 2013
Robert Barclay 1648 - 1690
Clive Barker 1952 -
Pat Barker 1943 -
John Perry Barlow 1947 -
Julian Barnes 1946 -
Rick Bass 1958 -
Georges Bataille 1897 - 1962
H. E. Bates 1905 - 1974
Otto Bauer 1881 - 1938
Noah Baumbach 1969 -
Nina Bawden 1925 - 2012
Thomas Haynes Bayly 1797 - 1839
Greg Bear 1951 -
Ann Beattie 1947 -
Melody Beattie -
Simon Beaufoy 1967 -
Simone de Beauvoir 1908 - 1986
Warren Bennis 1925 -
Stella Benson 1892 - 1933
Janine Benyus 1958 -
Jose Bergamin 1895 - 1983
Alexander Berkman 1870 - 1936
Al Bernstein -
Steven Jesse Bernstein 1950 - 1991
Mary Frances Berry -
Bernardo Bertolucci 1940 -
Henry Beston 1888 - 1968
Bruno Bettelheim 1903 - 1990
Peter Bichsel 1935 -
Isabella Bird 1831 - 1904
John Stuart Blackie 1809 - 1895
Susan Blackmore 1951 -
Maurice Blanchot 1907 - 2003
Derek Blasberg 1982 -
William Peter Blatty 1928 -
Robert Bloch 1917 - 1994
Arthur Bloch -
Lawrence Block 1938 -
Roy Blount, Jr. 1941 -
Ronald Blythe 1922 -
Enid Blyton 1897 - 1968
W. E. B. Du Bois 1868 - 1963
Ludwig Borne 1786 - 1837
Alain de Botton 1969 -
Randolph Bourne 1886 - 1918
Catherine Drinker Bowen 1897 - 1973
Muriel Box 1905 - 1991
C. J. Box -
Philippa Boyens -
Kay Boyle 1902 - 1992
Ray Bradbury 1920 - 2012
Marion Zimmer Bradley 1930 - 1999
Alan Bradley -
Ernest Bramah 1868 - 1942
Dorothea Brande 1893 - 1948
Ann Brashares 1967 -
Robert Brault -
Richard Brautigan 1935 - 1984
Libba Bray 1964 -
Gerald Brenan 1894 - 1987
Breyten Breytenbach 1939 -
Marshall Brickman 1939 -
Patricia Briggs 1965 -
Susie Bright 1958 -
Claude M. Bristol -
Vera Brittain 1893 - 1970
Hermann Broch 1886 - 1951
Suzanne Brockmann 1960 -
Terry Brooks 1944 -
Rita Mae Brown 1944 -
Eric Brown 1960 -
Margaret Wise Brown 1910 - 1952
Charles Farrar Browne 1834 - 1867
Harry Browne 1933 - 2006
Jean de Brunhoff 1899 - 1937
Bill Bryson 1951 -
Cathy Marie Buchanan 1963 -
Sidney Buchman 1902 - 1975
Eustace Budgell 1686 - 1737
Lois McMaster Bujold 1949 -
Thomas Bulfinch 1796 - 1867
Mikhail Bulgakov 1891 - 1940
Emma Bull 1954 -
Chris Bunch 1943 - 2005
David D. Burns -
Todd Burpo -
William S. Burroughs 1914 - 1997
Augusten Burroughs 1965 -
Robert Burton 1577 - 1640
Candace Bushnell 1959 -
Kurt Busiek 1960 -
Octavia Butler 1947 - 2006
Rhonda Byrne 1951 -
Tim Cahill 1944 -
Susan Cain 1968 -
Mark Caine -
Ada Cambridge 1844 - 1926
John W. Campbell 1910 - 1971
Karel Capek 1890 - 1938
Andreas Capellanus -
Orson Scott Card 1951 -
Jane Welsh Carlyle 1801 - 1866
Dale Carnegie 1888 - 1955
Robert Caro 1935 -
Liz Carpenter 1920 -
John le Carre 1931 -
Shane Carruth 1972 -
Aimee Carter 1986 -
Raymond Carver 1938 - 1988
Jamais Cascio -
Neal Cassady 1926 - 1968
Carlos Castaneda 1931 - 1998
Rosalia de Castro 1837 - 1885
Margaret Cavendish 1623 - 1673
Camilo Jose Cela 1916 - 2002
Louis-Ferdinand Celine 1894 - 1961
Michel De Certeau -
Henry Chadwick 1824 - 1908
Whittaker Chambers 1901 - 1961
Robert Chambers 1802 - 1871
Nicolas Chamfort 1741 - 1794
Raymond Chandler 1888 - 1959
Jung Chang 1952 -
William Ellery Channing 1780 - 1842
Dan Chaon 1964 -
William Chappell 1809 - 1888
Larry Charles 1956 -
Leslie Charteris 1907 - 1993
Stuart Chase 1888 - 1985
David Chase 1945 -
Malcolm de Chazal 1902 - 1981
John Cheever 1912 - 1982
Marc Cherry 1962 -
C. J. Cherryh 1942 -
Gilbert K. Chesterton 1874 - 1936
Lee Child 1954 -
Frank Chodorov 1887 - 1966
Agatha Christie 1890 - 1976
Joe Chung 1960 -
Helene Cixous 1937 -
Luc de Clapiers 1715 - 1747
Frank Howard Clark 1888 - 1962
Arthur C. Clarke 1917 - 2008
Jon Cleary 1917 - 2010
Chris Cleave 1973 -
Hal Clement 1922 - 2003
Frances Power Cobbe 1822 - 1904
Diablo Cody 1978 -
Harold Coffin -
Andrew Cohen 1955 -
Randy Cohen -
Rich Cohen 1968 -
Bob Colacello 1947 -
Lester Cole 1904 - 1985
Teju Cole 1975 -
Jonathan Coleman 1951 -
Carlo Collodi 1826 - 1890
Charles Caleb Colton 1780 - 1832
John Connolly 1968 -
Pat Conroy 1945 -
Peter Cook 1937 - 1995
Mason Cooley 1927 - 2002
Caroline B. Cooney 1947 -
Alan Coren 1938 - 2007
Richard Corliss -
Patricia Cornwell 1956 -
Kelly Corrigan 1967 -
Julio Cortazar 1914 - 1984
Norman Corwin 1910 -
Richard Cowper 1926 - 2002
Marcelene Cox -
Stephen Crane 1871 - 1900
Francis Marion Crawford 1854 - 1909
Sharon Creech 1945 -
Luciano De Crescenzo 1928 -
Quentin Crisp 1908 - 1999
Harry Crosby 1898 - 1929
Sloane Crosley 1978 -
Samuel McChord Crothers 1857 - 1927
Catherine Crowe 1800 - 1876
John Crowley 1942 -
Ely Culbertson 1891 - 1955
Charles Cumming 1971 -
Michael Cunningham 1952 -
Will Cuppy 1884 - 1949
Richard Curtis 1956 -
Clive Cussler 1931 -
Anthony J. D'Angelo -
Isaac D'Israeli 1766 - 1848
Robert A. Dahl 1915 -
Theodore Dalrymple 1949 -
Greg Daniels 1963 -
Evan Daugherty 1982 -
Rene Daumal 1908 - 1944
Elizabeth David 1913 - 1992
Robyn Davidson 1950 -
Paul Davies 1946 -
Andrew Davies 1936 -
Russell T Davies 1963 -
Dorothy Salisbury Davis 1916 -
Richard H. Davis -
Mark Davis -
Lydia Davis 1947 -
Christopher Dawson 1889 - 1970
Sylvia Day 1973 -
Bernard DeVoto 1897 - 1955
Jeffery Deaver 1950 -
Guy Debord 1931 - 1994
Frank Deford 1938 -
Grazia Deledda 1871 - 1936
Nigel Dennis 1912 - 1989
Sarah Dessen 1970 -
Savitri Devi 1905 - 1982
Shakuntala Devi 1929 - 2013
John Diamond -
Junot Diaz 1968 -
Philip K. Dick 1928 - 1982
Jonathan Dimbleby 1944 -
Isak Dinesen 1885 - 1962
Anthony Doerr -
Stephen R. Donaldson 1947 -
Norman Douglas 1868 - 1952
Arthur Conan Doyle 1859 - 1930
William A. Drake 1899 - 1965
Henry Drummond 1851 - 1897
Ann Druyan 1949 -
Diane Duane 1952 -
Nancy Duarte -
James Duff -
John Gregory Dunne 1932 - 2003
Lawrence Durrell 1912 - 1990
Gerald Durrell 1925 - 1995
Will Durst -
Monica Edwards 1912 - 1998
Dave Eggers 1970 -
Ilya Ehrenburg 1891 - 1967
Barbara Ehrenreich 1941 -
Alfred Einstein 1880 - 1952
Kim Elizabeth -
Joseph J. Ellis 1943 -
Alexander John Ellis 1814 - 1890
Alice Thomas Ellis 1932 - 2005
Harlan Ellison 1934 -
James Ellroy 1948 -
Odysseas Elytis 1911 - 1996
Michael Ende 1929 - 1995
Samuel G. Engel 1904 - 1984
Garth Ennis 1970 -
Delia Ephron -
Joseph Epstein 1937 -
Louise Erdrich 1954 -
Evan Esar 1899 - 1995
Harry Essex 1910 -
Joe Eszterhas 1944 -
Janet Evanovich 1943 -
David M. Evans 1962 -
Clifton Fadiman 1904 - 1999
Nan Fairbrother 1913 - 1971
Edward Fairfax -
Susan Faludi 1959 -
Eleanor Farjeon 1881 - 1965
Warren Farrell 1943 -
Randa Abdel-Fattah 1979 -
Bruce Feiler 1964 -
Bruce Feirstein 1956 -
Rebecca Latimer Felton 1835 - 1930
Marilyn Ferguson -
Guy Finley 1949 -
Ernst Fischer 1899 - 1972
Stanley Fish 1938 -
Elizabeth Fishel -
M. F. K. Fisher 1908 - 1992
Zelda Fitzgerald 1900 - 1948
Caitlin Flanagan 1961 -
Andrew Fletcher 1653 - 1716
John Florio 1553 - 1625
Nick Flynn 1960 -
Jonathan Safran Foer 1977 -
Tom Folsom 1974 -
Duncan Forbes 1798 - 1868
John M. Ford 1957 - 2006
Luke Ford 1966 -
Aminatta Forna 1964 -
Charles Fort 1874 - 1932
Garrett Fort 1900 - 1945
Timothy Thomas Fortune 1856 - 1928
Karin Fossum 1954 -
Ben Fountain -
Dana Fox 1976 -
Mem Fox 1946 -
John Foxe 1516 - 1587
Anne Frank 1929 - 1945
Miles Franklin 1879 - 1954
Lucinda Franks -
Ian Frazier 1951 -
Frank Kelly Freas 1922 - 2005
Clement Freud 1924 -
James Frey 1969 -
Frank Gaffney 1953 -
Ernest Gaines 1933 -
Maggie Gallagher -
Paul Gallico 1897 - 1976
Alex Gansa -
Kami Garcia 1972 -
Marguerite Gardiner 1789 - 1849
Julie Garwood 1944 -
Francois Gautier 1950 -
James Geary -
Larry Gelbart 1928 -
W. L. George 1882 - 1926
Michael Gerber 1969 -
Paul Gerhardt 1606 - 1676
Katharine Fullerton Gerould 1879 - 1944
David Gerrold 1944 -
Ricky Gervais 1961 -
Tavi Gevinson 1996 -
Wolcott Gibbs 1902 - 1958
William Gibson 1948 -
Hutton Gibson 1918 -
Rachel Gibson -
George Gilder 1939 -
Vince Gilligan 1967 -
Charlotte Perkins Gilman 1860 - 1935
Tony Gilroy 1956 -
Joseph Glanvill 1636 - 1680
Seth Godin 1960 -
William Godwin 1756 - 1836
Nikolai Gogol 1809 - 1852
Ben Goldacre 1974 -
Bernard Goldberg 1945 -
Harry Golden 1902 - 1981
Arthur Golden 1956 -
Olivia Goldsmith 1949 - 2004
Martin Goldsmith -
Edmond de Goncourt 1822 - 1896
Michel Gondry 1963 -
Terry Goodkind 1948 -
Paul Goodman 1911 - 1972
Adam Gopnik -
Mary Gordon 1949 -
Caroline Gordon 1895 - 1981
Howard Gordon 1961 -
Annie Gottlieb 1946 -
Elizabeth Goudge 1900 - 1984
John Gould 1804 - 1881
Gerald Gould 1885 - 1936
James Grant -
Kate Greenaway 1846 - 1901
Joseph Greenberg 1915 - 2001
Philippa Gregory 1954 -
Susan Griffin 1943 -
W. E. B. Griffin 1929 -
John Grigg 1924 - 2001
John Grisham 1955 -
Lewis Grizzard 1946 - 1994
Austin Grossman 1969 -
Weedon Grossmith 1852 - 1919
George Grove 1820 - 1900
Erin Gruwell 1969 -
Ursula K. Le Guin 1929 -
James Gunn 1923 -
Adrienne Gusoff -
Steve Hackett 1950 -
Moses Hadas 1900 - 1966
Jane Haddam 1951 -
Jessica Hagedorn 1949 -
H. Rider Haggard 1856 - 1925
Sarah Josepha Hale 1788 - 1879
Evelyn Beatrice Hall 1868 - 1956
Mohsin Hamid 1971 -
Edith Hamilton 1867 - 1963
Laurell K. Hamilton 1963 -
Oscar Hammerstein 1895 - 1960
John Lee Hancock 1956 -
Graham Hancock 1950 -
Kristin Hannah 1960 -
Sean Hannity 1961 -
Eduard Hanslick 1825 - 1904
Chad Harbach -
Augustus Hare 1834 - 1903
John Harington 1561 - 1612
Amanda Harlech 1959 -
Dan Harmon 1973 -
John Harrigan -
Michael Harrington 1928 - 1989
John Harrington 1561 - 1612
Barbara Grizzuti Harrison 1934 - 2002
Jane Harrison 1850 - 1928
Jim Harrison 1937 -
Josephine Hart -
Jessica Hart -
Jan de Hartog 1914 - 2002
Henry S. Haskins 1875 - 1957
John Hay 1838 - 1905
Teresa Nielsen Hayden 1956 -
John Michael Hayes 1919 - 2008
Lesley Hazleton 1945 -
Bessie Head 1937 - 1986
Ben Hecht 1894 - 1964
Cynthia Heimel -
Robert A. Heinlein 1907 - 1988
Brian Helgeland 1961 -
Bruno Heller 1960 -
Aleksandar Hemon 1964 -
Amy Hempel 1951 -
O. Henry 1862 - 1910
Frank Herbert 1920 - 1986
Auberon Herbert 1838 - 1906
James Herbert 1943 - 2013
Don Herold 1889 - 1966
James Herriot 1916 - 1995
John Hersey 1914 - 1993
Carl Hiaasen 1953 -
Gilbert Highet 1906 - 1978
Elin Hilderbrand -
Napoleon Hill 1883 - 1970
Chester Himes 1909 - 1984
S. E. Hinton 1948 -
Michael Hirst 1952 -
Adam Hochschild 1942 -
Amanda Hocking 1984 -
Tom Hodgkinson 1968 -
Erich Hoeber -
Samuel Hoffenstein 1890 - 1947
Eric Hoffer 1902 - 1983
Douglas Hofstadter 1945 -
Isabelle Holland 1920 - 2002
Raymond Holliwell 1900 - 1986
Richard Holloway -
Marjorie Holmes 1910 -
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. 1809 - 1894
John Clellon Holmes 1926 - 1988
William Hone 1780 - 1842
Anthony Hope 1863 - 1933
Nick Hornby 1957 -
David Horowitz 1939 -
James D. Houston 1933 -
Robert E. Howard 1906 - 1936
James Howell 1594 - 1666
Bette Howland -
Elbert Hubbard 1859 - 1915
Richard Hughes 1900 - 1976
Kathryn Hulme 1900 - 1981
James Huneker 1857 - 1921
Morton Hunt -
Kristin Hunter 1931 -
William Hurlbut 1883 - 1957
Fannie Hurst 1885 - 1968
Jon Hurwitz 1977 -
Mitchell Hurwitz 1963 -
Allegra Huston 1964 -
Elspeth Huxley 1907 - 1997
Andre Dubus III 1936 - 1999
Armando Iannucci 1963 -
Daisaku Ikeda 1928 -
Neil Innes 1944 -
Washington Irving 1783 - 1859
Clifford Irving 1930 -
Walter Isaacson 1952 -
Isocrates 436 BC - 338 BC
Pico Iyer 1957 -
Holbrook Jackson 1874 - 1948
Helen Hunt Jackson 1831 - 1885
Harriet Ann Jacobs 1813 - 1897
Brian Jacques 1939 - 2011
John Jakes 1932 -
Clive James 1939 -
Henry James 1843 - 1916
Alice James 1848 - 1892
Bill James 1949 -
Peter James 1948 -
Storm Jameson 1891 - 1986
Anna Jameson 1794 - 1860
Bede Jarrett 1881 - 1937
Alfred Jarry 1873 - 1907
David Javerbaum -
Antony Jay 1930 -
Richard Jefferies 1848 - 1887
Edgar Jepson 1863 - 1938
Ma Jian 1953 -
Sue Johanson -
Denis Johnson 1949 -
Adam Johnson 1967 -
Rian Johnson 1973 -
Spencer Johnson 1940 -
David Leslie Johnson -
Darren L Johnson -
Beverly Jones 1927 -
Rufus Jones 1863 - 1948
Howard Mumford Jones 1892 - 1980
Diana Wynne Jones 1934 -
David Starr Jordan 1851 - 1931
June Jordan 1936 - 2002
Robert Jordan 1948 - 2007
Joseph Joubert 1754 - 1824
Graham Joyce 1954 -
Ernst Junger 1895 - 1998
Robert Kagan 1958 -
Roger Kahn 1927 -
Robert Mark Kamen -
Paul Kane 1973 -
Justin Kaplan 1925 -
Jan Karon 1937 -
Herbert Kaufman 1878 - 1947
Charlie Kaufman 1958 -
Nikos Kazantzakis 1883 - 1957
Garrison Keillor 1942 -
Clarence Budington Kelland 1881 - 1964
Gottfried Keller 1819 - 1890
William Kennedy 1918 -
Douglas Kennedy 1955 -
Sherrilyn Kenyon 1965 -
Etgar Keret 1967 -
Richard Kern 1954 -
Sophie Kerr 1880 - 1965
Ellen Key 1849 - 1926
Thomas Hewitt Key 1799 - 1875
Marian Keyes 1963 -
Eli Khamarov 1948 -
Callie Khouri 1957 -
Sue Monk Kidd 1948 -
Simon Kinberg 1973 -
Florence King 1936 -
Michael Patrick King 1954 -
Hugh Kingsmill 1889 - 1949
Maxine Hong Kingston 1940 -
Jeff Kinney 1971 -
Rudyard Kipling 1865 - 1936
Robert Kirkman -
Morris Kline 1908 - 1992
Jeffrey Kluger 1954 -
Caroline Knapp 1959 - 2002
Nigel Kneale 1922 -
Herman Koch 1953 -
Alice Koller -
Shane Koyczan 1976 -
Jonathan Kozol 1936 -
Jon Krakauer 1954 -
Karl Kraus 1874 - 1936
Jayne Ann Krentz -
Nicholas D. Kristof 1959 -
Thomas Kuhn 1922 - 1996
Milan Kundera 1929 -
Aleksandr Kuprin 1870 - 1938
Rachel Kushner 1968 -
Richard LaGravenese -
William Labov 1927 -
Melissa Harris-Lacewell -
Camilla Lackberg 1974 -
Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa 1896 - 1957
Max Landis 1985 -
Asa Larsson 1966 -
Stieg Larsson 1954 - 2004
James Lasdun 1958 -
D. H. Lawrence 1885 - 1930
Henry Lawson 1867 - 1922
Robin Leach 1941 -
Mary Elizabeth Lease 1853 - 1933
Michael Ledeen 1941 -
Stan Lee 1922 -
Ivy Lee 1877 - 1934
Tanith Lee 1947 -
Ernest Lehman 1915 - 2005
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt -
Charles Godfrey Leland 1824 - 1903
Stanislaw Lem 1921 - 2006
Siegfried Lenz 1926 -
John Leo -
Doris Lessing 1919 - 2013
Jonathan Lethem 1964 -
Emily Levine -
David Levithan 1972 -
Ariel Levy -
Joseph Lewis 1889 - 1968
Willy Ley 1906 - 1969
Jardine Libaire -
Gerald F. Lieberman -
Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1906 - 2001
Damon Lindelof 1973 -
Hal Lindsey 1929 -
Johanna Lindsey 1952 -
Charles de Lint 1951 -
Clarice Lispector 1920 - 1977
Mary Wilson Little -
Eric Liu 1968 -
Mario Vargas Llosa 1936 -
Alan Lomax 1915 - 2002
Jeff Long -
Anita Loos 1893 - 1981
Pierre Loti 1850 - 1923
Lois Lowry 1937 -
E. V. Lucas 1868 - 1938
Emil Ludwig 1881 - 1948
Brian Lumley 1937 -
Eric Van Lustbader 1946 -
John Lyly 1908 - 1908
Jim Lynch -
Robert Wilson Lynd 1879 - 1949
D. J. MacHale 1955 -
Mary MacLane 1881 - 1929
Ken MacLeod 1954 -
Niccolo Machiavelli 1469 - 1527
John Henry Mackay 1864 - 1933
Norman Macleod 1812 - 1872
Ella Maillart 1903 - 1997
Janet Malcolm 1934 -
Michelle Malkin 1970 -
Alberto Manguel 1948 -
Henning Mankell 1948 -
Herman J. Mankiewicz 1897 - 1953
Joseph L. Mankiewicz 1909 - 1993
Thomas Mann 1875 - 1955
Hilary Mantel 1952 -
Walter Map 1137 - 1209
Patrick Marber 1964 -
Orison Swett Marden 1850 - 1924
Juliet Marillier 1948 -
Frances Marion 1888 - 1973
Isaac Marion 1981 -
Brit Marling -
Ralph Marston 1955 -
Harriet Martineau 1802 - 1876
Andrew Marvell 1621 - 1678
Patricia Marx -
Peter Matthiessen 1927 -
Guy de Maupassant 1850 - 1893
Andre Maurois 1885 - 1967
Elsa Maxwell 1883 - 1963
Florida Scott-Maxwell -
Julian May 1931 -
Joyce Maynard 1953 -
Annalena McAfee -
James McBride 1957 -
Joseph McCabe 1867 - 1955
Colum McCann 1965 -
Cormac McCarthy 1933 -
Nick McDonell 1984 -
Will McDonough 1935 - 2003
Josh McDowell 1939 -
William McFee 1881 - 1966
John McGahern 1934 - 2006
Iain McGilchrist -
William McIlvanney 1936 -
Jay McInerney 1955 -
Claude McKay 1889 - 1948
Adam McKay 1968 -
Terence McKenna 1946 - 2000
Richard McKenna 1913 - 1964
Larry McMurtry 1936 -
John McPhee 1931 -
Stephanie Pearl-McPhee 1968 -
John McWhorter -
Peter McWilliams 1949 - 2000
H. L. Mencken 1880 - 1956
Larry Merchant 1931 -
Stephen Merchant 1974 -
Nicholas Meyer 1945 -
China Mieville 1972 -
George Mikes 1912 - 1987
David Milch 1945 -
Margaret Millar 1915 - 1994
Mark Millar 1969 -
Candice Millard 1968 -
Bryan Q. Miller -
Walter M. Miller, Jr. 1923 - 1996
Denise Mina 1966 -
William Minto 1845 - 1893
Giovanni Pico della Mirandola 1463 - 1494
Octave Mirbeau 1848 - 1917
Rohinton Mistry 1952 -
Donald G. Mitchell -
Joseph Mitchell 1908 - 1996
Steven Moffat 1961 -
Deborah Moggach 1948 -
Mary Wortley Montagu 1689 - 1762
Elizabeth Montagu 1718 - 1800
William Least Heat-Moon 1939 -
Alan Moore 1953 -
Clement Clarke Moore 1779 - 1863
Lorrie Moore 1957 -
Christopher Moore 1957 -
Daniel Keys Moran 1962 -
Victoria Moran -
Hannah More 1745 - 1833
Ted Morgan 1932 -
Peter Morgan 1963 -
Erin Morgenstern 1978 -
Evgeny Morozov 1984 -
Jan Morris 1926 -
Willie Morris 1934 - 1999
Grant Morrison 1960 -
Lance Morrow 1939 -
Greg Mortenson -
Andrew Morton 1953 -
J. B. Morton 1893 - 1979
Ferdinand Mount 1939 -
Frank Muir 1920 - 1998
Bharati Mukherjee 1940 -
Multatuli 1820 - 1887
Alice Munro 1931 -
Axel Munthe 1857 - 1949
Haruki Murakami 1949 -
Arthur Murphy 1727 - 1805
Ryan Murphy 1965 -
Robert Musil 1880 - 1942
Alfred de Musset 1810 - 1857
Michael Musto 1955 -
Walter Dean Myers 1937 -
Azar Nafisi 1955 -
Thomas Nashe 1567 - 1600
Taslima Nasrin 1962 -
Pablo Neruda 1904 - 1973
Richard John Neuhaus 1936 -
Francis W. Newman 1805 - 1897
Beverley Nichols 1898 - 1983
Dudley Nichols 1895 - 1960
William Nicholson 1948 -
John George Nicolay 1832 - 1901
Pierre Nicole 1625 - 1695
Paul Nitze 1907 - 2004
Larry Niven 1938 -
Anna de Noailles 1876 - 1933
Dorothy Nolte 1924 - 2005
Peggy Noonan 1950 -
Denis Norden 1922 -
John Norman 1931 -
Gary North -
Thomas North 1535 - 1601
Edmund H. North 1911 - 1990
Mary Teresa Norton 1875 - 1959
Charles Eliot Norton 1827 - 1908
Andre Norton 1912 - 2005
Laurie Notaro -
Amelie Nothomb 1966 -
Don Novello 1943 -
Flann O'Brien 1911 - 1966
Brendan O'Carroll 1955 -
Mark O'Donnell 1954 - 2012
Michael O'Donoghue 1940 - 1994
Sean O'Faolain 1900 - 1991
Madalyn Murray O'Hair 1919 - 1995
John O'Hara 1905 - 1970
Kenzaburo Oe 1935 -
Niels Arden Oplev 1961 -
Robert Owen 1771 - 1858
Amos Oz 1939 -
Vance Packard 1914 - 1996
Thomas Nelson Page 1853 - 1922
Thomas Paine 1737 - 1809
Octavian Paler 1926 - 2007
Grace Paley 1922 - 2007
Amy Sherman-Palladino -
Robert B. Parker 1932 - 2010
Kevin Patterson 1964 -
Gary Paulsen 1939 -
Mervyn Peake 1911 - 1968
Joseph Chilton Pearce -
Padraic Pearse 1879 - 1916
Harvey Pekar 1939 -
Christine Pelosi 1966 -
Dave Pelzer 1960 -
Matt de la Pena -
Daniel Pennac 1944 -
Samuel Pepys 1633 - 1703
Walker Percy 1916 - 1990
Thomas Percy 1729 - 1811
S. J. Perelman 1904 - 1979
Marisha Pessl 1977 -
Irene Peter -
Laurence J. Peter 1919 - 1990
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps 1844 - 1911
Jeanne Phillips 1940 -
Tamora Pierce 1953 -
Marge Piercy 1936 -
Christine de Pisan 1364 - 1430
Andrei Platonov 1899 - 1951
John Podhoretz 1961 -
Charles Edward Pogue -
Frederik Pohl 1919 -
Abraham Polonsky 1910 - 1999
Dawn Powell 1896 - 1965
Samantha Power 1970 -
Kevin Powers 1980 -
Ann Powers 1964 -
Llewelyn Powys 1884 - 1939
Hugh Prather 1938 - 2010
Munshi Premchand 1880 - 1936
Richard Price 1949 -
J. B. Priestley 1894 - 1984
V. S. Pritchett 1900 - 1997
Francine Prose 1947 -
Philip Pullman 1946 -
Thomas Pynchon 1937 -
Francisco de Quevedo 1580 - 1645
Carroll Quigley 1910 - 1977
Roger de Rabutin 1618 - 1693
David Rakoff 1964 - 2012
Tariq Ramadan 1962 -
Ayn Rand 1905 - 1982
Ian Rankin 1960 -
Frederic Raphael 1931 -
Walter Rauschenbusch 1861 - 1918
Clayton Rawson 1906 - 1971
Henry Reed 1914 - 1986
Charley Reese 1937 -
Richard Reeves -
Kathy Reichs 1950 -
Rick Reilly 1958 -
Erich Maria Remarque 1898 - 1970
Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus -
Ruth Rendell 1930 -
Agnes Repplier 1855 - 1950
W. D. Richter 1945 -
Ransom Riggs -
Robert J. Ringer -
Sogyal Rinpoche -
Alexandra Ripley 1934 - 2004
Jose Rizal 1861 - 1896
Kim Stanley Robinson 1952 -
Spider Robinson 1948 -
Mo Rocca 1969 -
Francois de La Rochefoucauld 1613 - 1680
Richard Rolle 1300 - 1349
Harold Rosenberg 1906 - 1978
Melissa Rosenberg 1962 -
Meg Rosoff 1956 -
Eric Roth 1945 -
Patrick Rothfuss 1973 -
Jacques Roumain 1907 - 1944
Helen Rowland 1875 - 1950
Mike Royko 1932 - 1997
Ann Rule 1935 -
Brent Runyon 1977 -
John Ruskin 1819 - 1900
Joanna Russ 1937 -
Mark Russell 1932 -
George William Russell 1867 - 1935
Shawn Ryan 1966 -
Nawal El Saadawi 1931 -
Joe Sabia -
Edward Said 1935 - 2003
George Saintsbury 1845 - 1933
Tayeb Salih 1929 - 2009
Edgar Saltus 1855 - 1921
Anthony Sampson 1926 - 2004
Brandon Sanderson 1975 -
Jose Saramago 1922 -
George Saunders 1958 -
Dan Savage 1964 -
Marilyn vos Savant 1946 -
Lorene Scafaria 1978 -
Akiva Schaffer 1977 -
Magnus Scheving 1964 -
Laura Schlessinger 1947 -
Bernhard Schlink 1944 -
Stanley Schmidt 1944 -
Sally Schneider -
Olive Schreiner 1855 - 1920
Budd Schulberg 1914 -
Tom Schulman 1950 -
Michael Schur 1975 -
Peter Schuyler 1950 -
Leonardo Sciascia 1921 - 1989
W. G. Sebald 1944 - 2001
Anne Sebba -
Alice Sebold 1963 -
David Sedaris 1956 -
Lisa See 1955 -
John Robert Seeley 1834 - 1895
Amy Seimetz -
Taiye Selasi -
Hubert Selby, Jr. 1928 - 2004
Seneca 54 BC - 39
Kate Seredy 1896 - 1975
Rod Serling 1924 - 1975
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