Born: December 22, 1831
Birthplace: Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 14, 1913
Occupation: Author and Civil Servant
Profile: Primarily wrote autobiographical fictions expressing the narrowness of nonconformist culture.
Number of Quotes: 2
Face what you think you believe and you will be surprised.
There is always a multitude of reasons both in favour of doing a thing and against doing it. The art of debate lies in presenting them; the art of life lies in neglecting ninety-nine hundredths of them.