Quotes by F. Scott Fitzgerald

"So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past."
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"I hope she'll be a fool -- that's the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool."
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"The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly."
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"That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong."
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"Show me a hero, and I'll write you a tragedy."
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Books by F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald

  • Date of birth: September 24, 1896
  • Died: December 21, 1940
  • Born: in St. Paul, Minnesota, The United States.

  • Description: Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was an American writer of novels and short stories, whose works have been seen as evocative of the Jazz Age, a term he himself allegedly coined. He is regarded as one of the greatest twentieth century writers. Fitzgerald was of the self-styled "Lost Generation," Americans born in the 1890s who came of age during World War I. He finished four novels, left a fifth unfinished, and wrote dozens of short stories that treat themes of youth, despair, and age. He was married to Zelda Fitzgerald.

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