Born: February 23, 1852
Birthplace: Moore Hall, County Mayo, Ireland
Died: January 21, 1933
Occupation: Art Critic, Author, Poet, and Short-Story Writer
Profile: Best known for Esther Waters.
Number of Quotes: 2
Everybody sets out to do something, and everybody does something, but no one does what he sets out to do.
The hours I spend with you I look upon as sort of a perfumed garden, a dim twilight, and a fountain singing to it. You and you alone make me feel that I am alive. Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and thou art enough.