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Biography - F. Scott Fitzgerald:

American novelist and short story writer.
Born: 1896 - Died: 1940
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

Show me a hero, and I'll write you a tragedy.



Show me a hero, and I'll write you a tragedy.



Translation

Translation

(French, German, Italian)



French
Montrez-moi un héros, et je vous écrirai une tragédie.

German
Zeig mir einen Helden und ich schreib dir eine Tragödie.

Italian
Mostratemi un eroe e vi scriverò una tragedia.




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Quotes about tragedy:


Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
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There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
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You get tragedy where the tree, instead of bending, breaks.
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Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.
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A tragedy need not have blood and death it's enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy.
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Fables should be taught as fables, myths as myths, and miracles as poetic fantasies. To teach superstitions as truths is a most terrible thing. The child mind accepts and believes them, and only through great pain and perhaps tragedy can he be in after years relieved of them.
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Quotes for: hero


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Quotes for: hero


One can be a hero without ravaging the earth.
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Whatever great advantages nature may give, it is not she alone, but fortune also that makes the hero.
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Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
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A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, but an accomplished one might not be found even among a hundred thousand men.
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When great men permit themselves to be cast down by the continuance of misfortune, they show us that they were only sustained by ambition, and not by their mind; so that PLUS a great vanity, heroes are made like other men.
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The countenance of bravery has a share in the victory.
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F. Scott Fitzgerald also said...


The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
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Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
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Action is character.
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Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
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Forgotten is forgiven.
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I like people and I like them to like me, but I wear my heart where God put it, on the inside.
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