Authors born between 1800 and 1850

Author (number of quotes)Description
Adams, Henry Brooks (4)American author, journalist, historian
Alcott, Louisa May (6)American author
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1)American author and poet
Amiel, Henri-Frédéric (7)Swiss philosopher, poet and criticist
Andersen, Hans Christian (1)Danish author
Arany, János (3)Hungarian poet
Arnold, Matthew (2)English poet
Auerbach, Berthold (1)German-Jewish poet, author
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
Bell, Alexander Graham (1)Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator
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
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward (2)English author, poet, politician
Butler, Samuel (7)English author
Cantor, Georg (2)German mathematician
Carnegie, Andrew (1)Scottish-American industrialist, business magnate, and philanthropist
Carroll, Lewis (6)pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, English author and poet
Chapin, Edwin Hubbell (2)American priest, author
Chopin, Frédéric (1)Polish composer
Clark, John Bates (1)American economist
Clarke, James Freeman (1)American theologian and author
Clerk Maxwell, James (1)Scottish mathematician and physicist
Clifford, William Kingdon (1)English mathematician and philosopher
Collins, John Churton (1)English literary critic
Dalberg-Acton, John (1)English historian, politician, and writer
Darwin, Charles (11)English scientist
Darwin, Francis (1)English botanist
Degas, Edgar (1)French painter, sculptor
Dickens, Charles (15)English author
Dickinson, Emily (8)American poet
Disraeli, Benjamin (10)English author and politician
Dosztojevszkij, Fjodor Mihajlovics (3)Russian author
Dumas, Alexandre (10)French author
Edison, Thomas (1)American inventor and businessman
Edison, Thomas Alva (5)American inventor and businessman
Edwards, Tryon (3)American theologian
Eliot, George (7)English author
Emerson, Ralph Waldo (42)American author, poet
France, Anatole (5)French author, poet
Garfield, James Abram (1)20th President of the United States
Harte, Bret (1)American author and poet
Hawthorne, Nathaniel (3)American author
Holland, Josiah Gilbert (1)American author and poet
Hugo, Victor (17)French poet, writer
Ibsen, Henrik (1)Norwegian author
Ingersoll, Robert G. (8)American political leader
James, Henry (2)American-born English author
James, William (6)American psychologist and philosopher
Jókai, Mór (4)Hungarian author
Jowett, Benjamin (1)English theologian
Kingsley, Charles (1)English author and historian
Kossuth, Lajos (5)Hungarian statesman
Kronecker, Leopold (1)German mathematician
Lincoln, Abraham (18)the 16th President of the United States
Liszt, Ferenc (5)Hungarian composer and pianist
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (6)American author and poet
Macaulay, Thomas Babington (2)English politician and author
MacDonald, George (1)Scottish author and poet
Madách, Imre (8)Hungarian author
Marden, Orison Swett (1)American author
Meyers, Ernest (1)Australian poet
Mill, John Stuart (1)English philosopher
Monet, Claude (2)French painter
Moody, Dwight Lyman (1)American clergyman
Morris, William (1)English artist, writer
Muir, John (1)Scottish-born American scientist and author
Newman, John Henry (1)English-born priest
Nietzsche, Friedrich (13)German philosopher
Osler, William (1)Canadian physician
Petőfi, Sándor (11)Hungarian poet, revolutionist
Pike, Albert (1)American lawyer, author, soldier
Pissarro, Camille (1)Danish-French Impressionist and Neo-Impressionist painter
Poe, Edgar Allan (11)American author, poet
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
Sand, George (1)French author
Smiles, Samuel (1)Scottish author and reformer
Spencer, Herbert (1)English philosopher, biologist
Stevenson, Robert Louis (1)Scottish writer and poet
Stoker, Bram (1)Irish novelist
Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1)American author
Tennyson, Alfred (2)English poet
Thoreau, Henry David (41)American author, philosopher
Tolstoy, Leo (4)Russian writer
Twain, Mark (58)American author
Verne, Jules (2)French author
Vörösmarty, Mihály (4)Hungarian poet, author
Whitman, Walt (7)American poet
Whittier, John Greenleaf (1)American poet
Wilcox, Ella Wheeler (2)American author, poet
Winter, William (1)American author

We use cookies to personalise ads and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our advertising and analytics partners. By using our site, you accept the use of these cookies. See details