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A collection of quotes and thoughts by George Moore on travel, life, writings, inspiration, self-awareness, love, desires, books and passion.

8 Top George Moore Quotes & Sayings

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Famous As: Irish novelist

Born On: February 24, 1852

Died On: January 21, 1933

Died At Age: 80

George Moore was an acclaimed Irish writer, poet and dramatist known to be an influential naturalism writer. He was initially interested in being an artist but gradually became passionate about being a writer and published his first collection of poems titled ‘The Flowers of Passion’. He was further inspired by the great French Naturalism writer Emile Zola to introduce naturalism into his debut novel ‘A Modern Lover’. He soon gained a reputation of a bold writer as his writings made a real take on issues like sexuality and adultery. His thoughts, work and writings faced resistance initially but eventually the masses started liking realism, and helped his books become popular. His first bite of fame came with his memoir titled ‘The Confessions of a Young Man’ where he discussed his life as a writer. This was followed by the most appreciated novel of his career ‘Esther Waters’, which magnified his popularity and assured financial security. This book marked the beginning of his successful writing career as it was followed by various other profitable books, including ‘Elizabeth Cooper’ and ‘The Untilled Field’. Go through the quotes and sayings of this legendary writer which will help you see life through a different perspective. Take a look at the famous quotations and thoughts by George Moore.
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We humans are more complicated than animals, and we love through the imagination.

George Moore

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.

George Moore

Reality can destroy the dream, why shouldn’t the dream destroy reality.

George Moore

No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader.

George Moore

A winner is just a loser who tried one more time.

George Moore

A man travels the world in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.

George Moore

The difficulty in life is the choice.

George Moore

We live in our desires rather than in our achievements

George Moore