Writers such as J. Salinger and Ray Bradbury have claimed Hemingway as an influence.
Tweet The world breaks everyone It kills the very good and the very gentle and the very brave impartially. If you are none of these you can be sure it will kill you too but there will be no special hurry.
But what will happen in all the other days that ever come can depend on what you do today. Morton's E-mail Humor For a true writer each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment.
He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.
Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists. ERNEST HEMINGWAY, as quoted by his son in Papa, a Personal Memoir To me heaven would be a big bull ring with me holding two barrera seats and a trout stream outside that no one else was allowed to fish in and two lovely houses in the town; one where I would have my wife and children and be monogamous and love them truly and well and the other where I would have my nine beautiful mistresses on nine different floors.
Scott Fitzgerald, July 1, A man can be destroyed but not defeated. Drinking wine was not a snobbism nor a sign of sophistication nor a cult; it was as natural as eating and to me as necessary. ERNEST HEMINGWAY, For Whom the Bell Tolls The great artist when he comes, uses everything that has been discovered or known about his art up to that point, being able to accept or reject in a time so short it seems that the knowledge was born with him, rather than that he takes instantly what it takes the ordinary man a lifetime to know, and then the great artist goes beyond what has been done or known and makes something of his own.
But in modern war there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason. But I would rather have it bent and dulled and know I had to put it on the grindstone again and hammer it into shape and put a whetstone to it, and know that I had something to write about, than to have it bright and shining and nothing to say, or smooth and well oiled in the closet, but unused.
The game of golf would lose a good deal if croquet mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green. You ought to be able to show that you can do it a good deal better than anyone else with the regular tools before you have a license to bring in your own improvements.
They do not grow wise.
Before the war you always think that it's not you that dies. But you will die, brother, if you go to it long enough.Ernest Hemingway was an American novelist and short-story writer.
He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in Hemingway based many of his stories on his experiences during World War I, the Spanish Civil War, and World War II..
Early days. The Ernest Hemingway Foundation was established in by Mary Hemingway, Ernest’s widow, “for the purposes of awakening, sustaining an interest in, promoting, fostering, stimulating, supporting, improving and developing literature and all forms of literary composition and expression.”.
A collection of quotes attributed to American novelist and short-story writer Ernest Hemingway (). Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, – July 2, ) was an American journalist, novelist, and short-story writer. His economical and understated style—which he termed the iceberg theory—had a strong influence on 20th-century fiction, while his adventurous lifestyle and his public image brought him admiration from later initiativeblog.comway produced most of his work between the mid.
Hemingway did not write on writing, thinking to do so siphoned off that precious, magical material from which the highest expression comes. So this book is a collection of tidbits that the great writer dropped and left behind in books and letters (most of /5.
Welcome to the Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum web site. Located at Whitehead Street and nestled in the heart of Old Town Key West, this unique property was home to one of America’s most honored and respected authors.