Author Birthdays – April

Samuel Beckett (b. April 13, 1906, Foxrock, Ireland; d. December 22, 1989, Paris, France)

Beckett“Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.” Find more quotes here.

What you should read: Waiting for Godot

For more information on Samuel Beckett, click here.

 

Henry James (b. April 15, 1843, New York, NY; d. February 28, 1916, London, UK)

James“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.” Find more quotes here.

What you should read: The Portrait of a Lady, The Turn of the Screw, etc.

For more information on Henry James, click here.

 

Jeffrey Archer (b. April 15, 1940, London, UK)

Archer“When I was three, I wanted to be four. When I was four, I wanted to be prime minister.” Find more quotes here.

What you should read: Kane and Abel and/or Only Time Will Tell

For more information on Jeffrey Archer, click here.

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