Lew Wallace - Quotes

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When people are lonely they stoop to any companionship. ---->>>

The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history. ---->>>

As a rule, there is no surer way to the dislike of men than to behave well where they have behaved badly. ---->>>

Beauty is altogether in the eye of the beholder. ---->>>

One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: April 10, 1827
Die: 02-15, 1905
Occupation: Soldier

Lewis "Lew" Wallace (April 10, 1827 – February 15, 1905) was an American lawyer, Union general in the American Civil War, governor of the New Mexico Territory, politician, diplomat, and author from Indiana. Among his novels and biographies, Wallace is best known for his historical adventure story, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1880), a bestselling novel that has been called "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century (wikipedia)