H. P. Lovecraft Rank
About H. P. Lovecraft
H. P. Lovecraft was an American writer. He often wrote his stories under the pen names Lewis Theobald, Humphrey Littlewit, Ward Phillips and Edward Softly. He was never able to support himself from earnings as a writer.
He died in poverty and he was not acknowledged during his lifetime. After his death, he became popular and he is now regarded as one of the most important horror literature writers of all time.
His Personal Life
He was born in 1890 in Rhode Island. He was married to Sonia Greene. Many of his friends were homosexuals, but he did not know, because he disliked talking about sexual matters. He died of cancer of the small intestine in 1937.
H. P. Lovecraft Rank
Famous quotes by H. P. Lovecraft
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's Popularity
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 7th 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 356th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to H. P. Lovecraft's birthday, H. P. Lovecraft is the 2317th most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
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