Authors born between 1700 and 1800

Author (number of quotes)Description
A
Adams, John (1)second President of the United States
Austen, Jane (15)English author
B
Babbage, Charles (2)English mathematician, philosopher, inventor
Bancroft, George (1)American historian and statesman
Blake, William (7)English poet and painter
Bonaparte, Napoleon (6)French military and political leader
Börne, Ludwig (1)German author
C
Carlyle, Thomas (6)Scottish-born author and historian
Chamfort, Nicolas (3)French author
Channing, William E. (1)American preacher
Colton, Charles Caleb (6)English clegyman, author
Cowper, William (2)English poet
Csokonai, Vitéz Mihály (4)Hungarian poet
D
Diderot, Denis (3)French philosopher
F
Faraday, Michael (1)English physicist and chemist
Franklin, Benjamin (21)American author, politician, philosopher, scientist
G
Gauss, Carl Friedrich (1)German mathematician and scientist
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (13)German author and poet
Goya, Francisco (1)pen name of Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter
H
Heber, Reginald (1)English bishop
Hume, David (1)Scottish philosopher and historian
I
Irving, Washington (1)American author and historian
J
Jefferson, Thomas (6)American president, lawyer, inventor
Johnson, Samuel (8)English author and poet
Joubert, Joseph (5)French moralist and essayist
K
Kant, Immanuel (1)German philosopher
Keats, John (2)English poet
Kölcsey, Ferenc (1)Hungarian poet
L
LaGrange, Joseph-Louis (1)Italian-born French mathematician and astronomer
Lamartine, Alphonse de (2)French author and poet
Laplace, Pierre-Simon (1)French mathematician, astronomer
M
Macaulay, Thomas Babington (2)English politician and author
Montagu, Elizabeth (1)English-born author
P
Paine, Thomas (6)English-American author and politician
Poisson, Siméon (1)French mathematician
R
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques (3)French philosopher, author and composer
S
Schlegel, Friedrich von (1)German philosopher and author
Schopenhauer, Arthur (9)German philosopher
Shelley, Mary (4)English author
Shelley, Percy Bysshe (1)English poet
Smith, Adam (1)Scottish economist and philosopher
V
Vörösmarty, Mihály (4)Hungarian poet, author
W
Walpole, Horace (1)pen name of Horatio Walpole, English author, politician
Washington, George (2)1st President of the United States
Whately, Richard (1)English theologian and author
Wordsworth, William (2)English poet
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