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‘Hemingway Didn’t Say That’ (And Neither Did Twain Or Kafka) : NPR

  Ernest Hemingway, pictured in 1948, and other famous figures throughout world history are often wrongly given credit for quotes and phrases. The author of Hemingway Didn't Say That: The Truth Behind Familiar Quotations aims to set the record straight. Anonymous/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Ernest Hemingway, pictured in 1948, and other famous figures throughout world history are often wrongly given credit for quotes and phrases. The author of Hemingway Didn’t Say That: The Truth Behind Familiar Quotations aims to set the record straight. Anonymous/ASSOCIATED PRESS

There are tons of quotes from famous people out there — and a lot of them are just plain wrong. Author Garson O’Toole has dedicated himself to setting the record straight.

Source: ‘Hemingway Didn’t Say That’ (And Neither Did Twain Or Kafka) : NPR

The world breaks everyone…

The world breaks everyone…

Ernest Hemingway (1899 – 1961) wrote the following quote in his novel “A Farewell to Arms”

“The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong at the broken places.”

I used a phone app called Prisma (Apple and Android) to color and theme an image I made online for the quote .. below are some of those images; the first one is the default one I made online, the others, variations on a theme made with Prima…