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Joseph Conrad on the SS Tuscania arriving in New York, 1923

Joseph Conrad on the SS Tuscania arriving in New York, 1923 - “Your strength is just an accident owed to the weakness of others.” ― Heart of Darkness

In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell - Edomite

"In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act." George Orwell, author of 1984 and Animal Farm

Joseph Conrad, Polish-born novelist who is now celebrated as one of the great masters of the English language novel, died in aged of a heart attack… “A word carries far, very far, deals destruction through time as the bullets go flying through space.

18 Creepily Fascinating True Crime Books You Really Need To Read

George Bernard Shaw (c. 1890) --"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― GBS, Man & Superman Photo by Sir Emery Walker, 1888. This is the only photo of him I've ever seen when he was young.

George Bernard Shaw - Author, playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics

Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III (March 1911 – February was an American playwright, author of many stage classics. Here is was on location for filming of the motion picture adaptation of his play The Night of the Iguana.

George Bernard Shaw (July 1856 - “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― GBS, Man & Superman Photo by Sir Emery Walker,

Franz Kafka July 1883 – 3 June was a German-language novelist and short story writer.

Gabriel García Marquez by Richard avedon

Gabriel Garcia Marquez - Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist. Nobel Prize Literature Photo by Richard Avedon

H. G. Wells as a student. The english writer Herbert George Wells (1866-1946). His novels: The Time Machine (1895), The Island of Doctor Moreau (1896), The Invisible Man (1897), The War of the Worlds (1898), The History of Mr Polly (1909).

Wells as a student. The English writer Herbert George Wells wrote novels The Time Machine The Island of Doctor Moreau The Invisible Man The War of the Worlds The History of Mr Polly

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