We all know about writers because of their thoughts and views which changed our world. Their imaginations bring name and fame to them and a vast knowledge to the people who are living in this world. We all need to know about them for our right upbringing and for our better future.
Let’s talk about them 10 great prominent english writers:
#1 William Shakespeare – William Shakespeare was an English poet, dramatist, actor and he is considered as the greatest dramatist of all time. “Romeo Juliet” is his most famous and prominent literary work. It is a masterpiece for the English literature. His play has been translated into various languages. He is excellent in tragedy, comedy and history genre. Most famous creative saying of Shakespear is “All the world’s is a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.” – Shakespeare
#2 Daniel Defoe – Daniel Defoe is a very prominent writer and his amazing works inspire us always. “Robinson Crusoe” is the most famous work of him. Daniel Difoe said, “Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.” – Daniel Difoe
#3 Jane Austin – Jane Austin is an English writer and famous for her literary work which is Romantic Fiction. “Pride and Prejudice” is the most famous work of her. Jane Austin said the phrase, “The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerable stupid” – Jane Austin
#4 Charles Dickens – Most important author of 19th century, Charles Dickens wrote short stories, plays, novels, fiction stories and nonfiction stories. Dickens is famous for his remarkable characters and by which he told the story and the lives of people to the readers. He considered himself spoke person for the poor’s. “David Copperfield” is the most famous book written by him. One of the creative saying of Charles Dickens is “Charity began at home, justice began to the next door” – Charles Dickens.
#5 Thomas Hardy – Thomas Hardy is an English writer whose work influenced both poetry and novels. Charles Dickens always inspired Thomas Hardy. “Far from the madding crowd” is one of his finest works. His most inspiring thought is “Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change” – Thomas Hardy.
#6 George Bernard Shaw – George Bernard Shaw was very prominent English Writer of the 19th century and he won Noble Prize for his excellent writing. “Pygmalion” and “Arms and the Man” are notable works of him. This one is most creative thought of him, “Life is not about finding yourself, Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw
#7 Rudyard Kipling – Rudyard Kipling is a very prominent writer of the 19th century and he is still very popular and favorite writer of kids. “Jungle Book” is one of his most famous books. One of the popular saying of Rudyard Kipling is “God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers” – Rudyard Kipling
#8 George Orwell – George Orwell was 20th century’s best English writer and one of the most important thinkers of that era. His best known books are “Animal Farm” and “Nineteen Eighty Four” that depict his opposition to the totalitarianism. Orwell’s famous quote is “Who control the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past”.
#9 K. Chesterton – G. K. Chesterton was an English writer and his writing shows a theological aspect of human life. Chesterton wrote many popular sayings and proverbs. “The Everlasting Man” is his popular book. He once stated, “Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another” – G. K. Chesterton
#10 Joseph Conrad – Joseph Conrad is famous for his book “Lord Jim” and his writing in English is an inspiration for people. His most famous quote is “Perhaps life is just that…. A dream and a fear” – Joseph Conrad