Enoch Arnold Bennett (27 May 1867 – 27 March 1931) was an English writer. He is best known as a novelist, but he also worked in other fields such as journalism, propaganda and film.
Bennett was born in a modest house in Hanley in the Potteries district of Staffordshire. Hanley is one of a conurbation of six towns which were joined together at the beginning of the 20th century as ... more »
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''Of all the inhabitants of the inferno, none but Lucifer knows that hell is hell, and the secret function of purgatory is to make of heaven an effective reality.''Arnold Bennett (1867-1931), British novelist. The Journals of Arnold Bennett, journal entry, March 18, 1897 (1932).
'''Darling, I pay through the nose.'''Arnold Bennett (1867-1931), British novelist. There was a young man of Montrose (l. 5). . . Oxford Book of Light Verse, The. W. H. Auden, ed. (193...
''Being a husband is a whole-time job. That is why so many husbands fail. They cannot give their entire attention to it.''Arnold Bennett (1867-1931), British playwright. The Title, act I (1918).
''The price of justice is eternal publicity.''Arnold Bennett (1867-1931), British novelist. Things That Have Interested Me, "Secret Trials," Second Series (1923).