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About Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet and novelist famous for his numerous works of fiction such as The Jungle Book, Kim, and The Man Who Would Be King. His most famous poems include Gunga Din, The Gods of the Copybook Headings and The White Man's Burden. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest short story writers of all time.
He was the son of Alice Kipling and John Lockwood Kipling. In 1892, he married Caroline Starr Balestier, with whom he had three children: Elsie Bambridge, Josephine Kipling and John Kipling.
In 1907, he was honored with the Nobel Prize in Literature, making him the first English language writer recipient of the award.
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Famous quotes by Rudyard Kipling
All the people like us are we, and everyone else is They.Rudyard Kipling
And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'Rudyard Kipling
Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbours.Rudyard Kipling
Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.Rudyard Kipling
Gardens are not made by singing 'Oh, how beautiful,' and sitting in the shade.Rudyard Kipling
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.Rudyard Kipling
He travels the fastest who travels alone.Rudyard Kipling
Heaven grant us patience with a man in love.Rudyard Kipling
I always prefer to believe the best of everybody, it saves so much trouble.Rudyard Kipling
If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.Rudyard Kipling
It's clever, but is it Art?Rudyard Kipling
San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty.Rudyard Kipling
We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.Rudyard Kipling
When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains, and the women come out to cut up what remains, jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains and go to your gawd like a soldier.Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling's Popularity
Rudyard Kipling was a famous English author and poet, who was born on December 30, 1865. As a person born on this date, Rudyard Kipling is listed in our database as the 14th most popular celebrity for the day (December 30) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1865).
People born on December 30 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Rudyard Kipling is the 298th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Rudyard Kipling's birthday, Rudyard Kipling is the 362nd most famous English.
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