Charles Eliot Norton

 
Profession : Author ,Critic ,Professor
Nationality : American
Birth : 16th November, 1827
Death : 21st October, 1908
About : Charles Eliot Norton was a leading American author, social critic, and professor of art. He was a progressive social reformer and a liberal activist whom many of his contemporaries considered the most cultivated man in the United States.

Charles Eliot Norton Quotes

All people are paradoxical. No one is easily reducible, so I like characters who have contradictory impulses or shades of ambiguity. It’s fun, and it’s fun because it’s hard.
If a war be undertaken… before the resources of peace have been tried and proved vain to secure it, that war has no defense, it is a national crime.
Remember the quiet wonders. The world has more need of them than it has for warriors.
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