Who Wrote That? #7

Read each quotation and select its author from among those given. The post-game explanation identifies the specific work from which the quotation is taken.

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Last updated: June 4, 2024
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“Anyone who has ever struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor…”
Nobody Knows My Name
“Gather ye rosebuds while ye may,
Old Time is still a-flying:
And this same flower that smiles today
Tomorrow will be dying.”
“To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time”
“What happens to a dream deferred?
Does it dry up
like a raisin in the sun?”
“The art of losing isn’t hard to master;
so many things seem filled with the intent
to be lost that their loss is no disaster.”
“One Art”
“Quoth the Raven ‘Nevermore.’”
“The Raven”
“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon ’em.”
Twelfth Night
“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.”
Animal Farm
“Everything was beautiful, and nothing hurt.”
“He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. Live, then, and be happy, beloved children of my heart, and never forget, that until the day God will deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is contained in these two words: ‘Wait and Hope.’”
The Count of Monte Cristo
“The answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe, and everything is . . 42.”
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Alexandre Dumas
Douglas Adams
Edgar Allan Poe
Elizabeth Bishop
George Orwell
James Baldwin
Kurt Vonnegut
Langston Hughes
Robert Herrick
William Shakespeare
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