But are not the dreams of poets and the tales of travellers notoriously false?H. P. Lovecraft
I fear my enthusiasm flags when real work is demanded of me.H. P. Lovecraft
I never ask a man what his business is, for it never interests me. What I ask him about are his thoughts and dreams.H. P. Lovecraft
If religion were true, its followers would not try to bludgeon their young into an artificial conformity but would merely insist on their unbending quest for truth, irrespective of artificial backgrounds or practical consequences.H. P. Lovecraft
Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and the dreams of Time.H. P. Lovecraft
To the scientist there is the joy in pursuing truth which nearly counteracts the depressing revelations of truth.H. P. Lovecraft
What a man does for pay is of little significance. What he is, as a sensitive instrument responsive to the world's beauty, is everything!H. P. Lovecraft
H. P. Lovecraft
was a famous American writer,
who was born on
August 20, 1890. As a person born on this date, H. P. Lovecraft is listed in our database as the 5th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 20) and the 4th most popular for the year (1890).
People born on August 20
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
H. P. Lovecraft is the 144th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to H. P. Lovecraft's birthday, H. P. Lovecraft is the 964th most famous American and ranks 20th in famous people born in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
In general, H. P. Lovecraft ranks as the 1640th
most popular famous person, and the 38th most popular author / writer / novelist / playwright of all time.
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