More about Peter Quennell
Peter Quennell Quotes
1 Sourced Quote
However gradual the course of history, there must always be the day, even an hour and minute, when some significant action is performed for the first or last time.
Quote of the day
Revolutions are brought about by men, by men who think as men of action and act as men of thought.
March 9, 1905
October 27, 1993
Sir Peter Courtney Quennell was an English biographer, literary historian, editor, essayist, poet, and critic.
Who's who in Shakespeare (1973)
Byron; the years of fame (1935)
Victorian panorama (1937)
Byron in Italy (1941)
Peter Quennell on Wikipedia
Peter Quennell works on Gutenberg Project
Suggest an edit or a new quote
British Author Quotes
20th-century Author Quotes
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon