Born: August 29, 1862
Birthplace: Ghent, Belgium
Died: May 6, 1949
Occupation: Author, Playwright, and Poet
Profile: Awarded the 1911 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Number of Quotes: 2
The living are just the dead on holiday.
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.