Rudyard Kipling Quotes (252 quotes)
Plain Tales from the Hills (1888), "Three and - an Extra"
Sea Travel (2011 edition), New Word City - ISBN: 9781612300818
“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?”
Works of Rudyard Kipling (2008 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781605014906
“Asia is not going to be civilized after the methods of the West. There is too much Asia and she is too old.”
Mine Own People (2007 edition), Wildside Press LLC - ISBN: 9781434486523
“Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbours.”
Rewards and Fairies: By Rudyard Kipling (2008 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781605015064
The Works of Rudyard Kipling (1994 edition), Wordsworth Editions - ISBN: 9781853264054
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Born: December 30, 1865
Died: January 18, 1936 (aged 70)
Occupation: Writer, novelist, poet, journalist
Bio: Joseph Rudyard Kipling was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist chiefly remembered for his tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907. He was born in Bombay, in the Bombay Presidency of British India, and was taken by his family to England when he was five years old.
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