Born: July 21, 1899
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, U.S.A.
Died: July 2, 1961
Occupation: Author and Journalist
Profile: Awarded the 1953 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction and the 1954 Nobel Prize in Literature. Best known for The Old Man and the Sea.
Number of Quotes: 4
In modern war ... you will die like a dog for no good reason.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Never confuse movement with action.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.