Religions are kept alive by heresies, which are really sudden explosions of faith. Dead religions do not produce them.
A healthy old fellow, who is not a fool, is the happiest creature living.
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|Birth:||7th April, 1894|
|Death:||19th January, 1987|
Edward FitzGerald "Gerald" Brenan was born in Sliema, Malta. He was a British author and historian who spent much of his life in Spain. He is best known for The Spanish Labyrinth, a historical work on the background to the Spanish Civil War, and for South from Granada. He was awarded a CBE in the Diplomatic Service and Overseas List in 1982. He was educated at Radley, a boarding school in England. He wrote several books include: The face of Spain, The Literature of the Spanish People, A Life of One's Own, and Thoughts in a dry season.
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