William Butler Yeats Quotes (320 quotes)
“Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.”
―William Butler Yeats
As quoted in: "The New York Times Biographical Service, Volume 26" (1995), p. 1417
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsWilliam Butler Yeats
Born: June 13, 1865
Died: January 28, 1939 (aged 73)
Bio: William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and playwright, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years he served as an Irish Senator for two terms.
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