Stephen Vincent Benet - Quotes

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Dreaming men are haunted men.

Dreaming men are haunted men.

Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity. ---->>>

We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom. ---->>>

Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways. ---->>>

I have fallen in love with American names, the sharp names that never get fat. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: July 22, 1898
Die: 03-13, 1943
Occupation: Poet

Stephen Vincent Benét (July 22, 1898 – March 13, 1943) was an American poet, short story writer, and novelist. Benét is best known for his book-length narrative poem of the American Civil War, John Brown's Body (1928), for which he won a Pulitzer Prize in 1929, and for two short stories, "The Devil and Daniel Webster" (1936) and "By the Waters of Babylon" (1937) (wikipedia)