Laurence Housman Quote


Laurence Housman
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Laurence HousmanShare on Facebook

Born: July 18, 1865

Died: February 20, 1959 (aged 93)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Playwright

Bio: Laurence Housman was an English playwright, writer and illustrator.

Quote of the day

I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States, and part of States, are, and henceforward shall be free;... And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind, and the gracious favor of Almighty God.

Popular Authors

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Richard Dawkins
Lyndon B. Johnson
Virginia Woolf
Frank Lloyd Wright
Heraclitus
Aristophanes
George Henry Lewes
Eleanor Roosevelt
Anatole France
Bertolt Brecht
Lois McMaster Bujold
Laurence Sterne
Gloria Steinem
Henry David Thoreau
Henrik Ibsen