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So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.  - F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Original: In any case you mustn't confuse a single failure with a final defeat. Source: Tender Is the Night (1934)
F. Scott Fitzgerald
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F. Scott Fitzgerald: The Love of the Last Tycoon: A Western (1993 edition), Cambridge University Press - ISBN: 9780521402316

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Born: September 24, 1896

Died: December 21, 1940 (aged 44)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author, novelist, poet

Bio: Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was an American author of novels and short stories, whose works are the paradigm writings of the Jazz Age, a term he coined himself. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century. Fitzgerald is considered a member of the Lost Generation of the 1920s.

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