Henry James

1843 - 1916

A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on history and literature

It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

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A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on thought

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She felt in italics and thought in capitals.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

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A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on kindness and life

Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. The third is to be kind.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

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A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on people

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I don't want everyone to like me; I should think less of myself if some people did.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

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A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on glory and simplicity

I hate American simplicity. I glory in the piling up of complications of every sort. If I could pronounce the name James in any different or more elaborate way I should be in favour of doing it.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

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A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on kindness and life

Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

Source: Mark and Barbara Hall Collection.

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A Quote by Henry James, Jr. on facts

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The final futility of fact.

Henry James (1843 - 1916)

Source: The Spoils of Poynton, &c.

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