Stanislaw Lec

Stanislaw Lec

Born: March 6, 1909

Died: May 7, 1966

Nationality: Polish

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Stanisław Jerzy Lec was a poet and aphorist of Polish and Jewish noble origin. Often mentioned among the greatest writers of post-WW2 Poland, he was one of the most influential aphorists on the 20th century, known for lyrical poetry and sceptical philosophical-moral aphorisms, often with a political subtext.

Source/Notes: In Polish: "Nie ufaj swemu sercu, łaknie twej krwi." - Unkempt Thoughts (Myśli nieuczesane)
Source/Notes: In Polish: " Nie kłam nigdy, gdy prawda się lepiej opłaca." - Unkempt Thoughts (Myśli nieuczesane)

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