Authors born between 1800 and 1850

Author (number of quotes)Description
A
Adams, Henry Brooks (4)American author, journalist, historian
Alcott, Louisa May (6)American author
Amiel, Henri-Frédéric (6)Swiss philosopher, poet and criticist
Arany, János (3)Hungarian poet
Arnold, Matthew (2)English poet
Auerbach, Berthold (1)German-Jewish poet, author
B
Bagehot, Walter (2)English businessman, author and journalist
Bancroft, George (1)American historian and statesman
Baudelaire, Charles (3)French poet
Beecher, Henry Ward (15)American clergyman
Bernard, Claude (1)French physiologist
Billings, Josh (7)American comedian
Bovee, Christian Nestell (3)American author
Bronte, Charlotte (6)English author
Browning, Robert (3)English poet
Butler, Samuel (6)English author
C
Cantor, Georg (2)German mathematician
Carroll, Lewis (6)pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, English author and poet
Chapin, Edwin Hubbell (2)American priest, author
Clark, John Bates (1)American economist
Clifford, William Kingdon (1)English mathematician and philosopher
Collins, John Churton (1)English literary critic
D
Dalberg-Acton, John (1)English historian, politician, and writer
Darwin, Charles (9)English scientist
Dickens, Charles (13)English author
Dickinson, Emily (7)American poet
Disraeli, Benjamin (9)English author and politician
Dosztojevszkij, Fjodor Mihajlovics (2)Russian author
Dumas, Alexandre (10)French author
E
Edison, Thomas (1)American inventor and businessman
Edison, Thomas Alva (4)American inventor and businessman
Edwards, Tryon (3)American theologian
Eliot, George (7)English author
Emerson, Ralph Waldo (38)American author, poet
F
France, Anatole (5)French author, poet
H
Harte, Bret (1)American author and poet
Hawthorne, Nathaniel (3)American author
Hugo, Victor (16)French poet, writer
I
Ingersoll, Robert G. (8)American political leader
J
James, Henry (2)American-born English author
James, William (6)American psychologist and philosopher
Jókai, Mór (4)Hungarian author
Jowett, Benjamin (1)English theologian
K
Kingsley, Charles (1)English author and historian
Kossuth, Lajos (5)Hungarian statesman
L
Lincoln, Abraham (17)the 16th President of the United States
Liszt, Ferenc (5)Hungarian composer and pianist
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (6)American author and poet
M
Macaulay, Thomas Babington (2)English politician and author
MacDonald, George (1)Scottish author and poet
Madách, Imre (8)Hungarian author
Meyers, Ernest (1)Australian poet
Morris, William (1)English artist, writer
Muir, John (1)Scottish-born American scientist and author
N
Newman, John Henry (1)English-born priest
Nietzsche, Friedrich (11)German philosopher
O
Osler, William (1)Canadian physician
P
Petőfi, Sándor (11)Hungarian poet, revolutionist
Pike, Albert (1)American lawyer, author, soldier
Poe, Edgar Allan (9)American author, poet
R
Renan, Ernest (1)French philosopher
Rossetti, Christina (1)English poet
Rossetti, Christina Georgina (1)English poet
Roux, Joseph (1)French poet
Ruskin, John (2)English art critic
S
Sand, George (1)French author
Smiles, Samuel (1)Scottish author and reformer
Spencer, Herbert (1)English philosopher, biologist
Stoker, Bram (1)Irish novelist
Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1)American author
T
Tennyson, Alfred (2)English poet
Thoreau, Henry David (39)American author, philosopher
Tolstoy, Leo (4)Russian writer
Twain, Mark (52)American author
V
Verne, Jules (2)French author
Vörösmarty, Mihály (4)Hungarian poet, author
W
Whitman, Walt (6)American poet
Whittier, John Greenleaf (1)American poet
Wilcox, Ella Wheeler (2)American author, poet
Winter, William (1)American author
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