Famous Ernest Hemingway Quotes On Love, Life & War: Ernest Miller Hemingway was a short-story writer, sportsman and a popular American Journalist, who was born on 21st July 1899 in Oak Park Illinois. His father Clarence Edmonds Hemingway was a physician and mother Grace Hall Hemingway was a musician. After completing high school he joined as a reporter for few months for The Kansas City Star. Hemingway in 1921, married Hadley Richardson the first of four wives. Later on, they moved to Paris where he worked as a foreign correspondent.
In 1926, The New York Times wrote his first novel “No amount of analysis can convey the quality of The Sun Also Rises”. It was believed that Hemingway used autobiographical details to frame life in general, not only about his life. His popularity mainly depends on the themes of war, love, wilderness, and loss. Hemingway’s reputation was established with the publication of “The Sun Also Rises”, where he became the spokesperson for the post-World War I generation. Also, his extent of influence is seen in the tributes and echoes of his fiction in popular culture.
Mary Hemingway in 1965 established the Hemingway Foundation and in the year 1970, she donated her husband’s paper to the John F. Kennedy Library. His grandfather Margaux Hemingway died on 1st July 1996 in Santa Monica, California, exactly after 35 years of Hemingway’s death. A group of Hemingway scholars gathered to assess the donated papers, forming the Hemingway Society.
There are several prizes established in the honor to recognize significant achievements in the arts and culture which include the “Hemingway Foundation/ PEN Award” and “Hemingway Award”. Here are Ernest Hemingway’s quotes that will cheer you up instantly and also inspire you to be a better person.
If you have a success you have it for the wrong reasons. If you become popular it is always because of the worst aspects of your work. – Ernest Hemingway
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen. – Ernest Hemingway
An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools. – Ernest Hemingway
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know. – Ernest Hemingway
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them. – Ernest Hemingway
No weapon has ever settled a moral problem. It can impose a solution but it cannot guarantee it to be a just one. – Ernest Hemingway
The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it. – Ernest Hemingway
There is no friend as loyal as a book. – Ernest Hemingway
The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places. – Ernest Hemingway
The man who has begun to live more seriously within begins to live more simply without. – Ernest Hemingway
Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth. – Ernest Hemingway
In modern war… you will die like a dog for no good reason. – Ernest Hemingway
My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what I feel in the best and simplest way. – Ernest Hemingway
I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after. – Ernest Hemingway
For a war to be just three conditions are necessary – public authority, just cause, right motive. – Ernest Hemingway
I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I’m awake, you know? – Ernest Hemingway
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime. – Ernest Hemingway