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Alas, it does indeed seem a monstrous thing, but after all, what is chaste in Constantinople may have the aspect of lewdness in Liverpool, and what in Liverpool may pass for virtue in Constantinople is frequently regarded as vice.
Cricket is the greatest game that the wit of man has yet devised.- Sir Pelham Warner
Advertising is selling Twinkies to adults.- Donald R. Vance
The struggle of the male to learn to listen to and respect his own intuitive, inner prompt...- Herb Goldberg
Each generation of the church in each setting has the responsibility of communicating the ...- Francis Schaeffer
Each had defended his own country; the Germans Germany, the Frenchmen France; they had don...- Ernst Toller
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|Birth:||17th December, 1873|
|Death:||26th June, 1939|
|Profession:||Novelist, Poet, Publisher|
Ford Madox Ford was born in Merton, Surrey, England. He was an English novelist, poet, publisher, and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instrumental in the development of early 20th-century English literature. He is now remembered for his publications The Good Soldier, the Parade's End tetralogy and The Fifth Queen trilogy. He wrote several novels include: The Good Soldier, Parade's End, No More Parades, The Last Post, A Man Could Stand Up, Ladies Whose Bright Eyes, War prose, and The Young Lovell. He collaborated with Joseph Conrad on three novels including The Inheritors, Romance, and The Nature of a Crime.
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