Joseph Conrad

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Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad ‪Nałęcz‬ Korzeniowski; 3 December 1857 – 3 August 1924) was a Polish author who wrote in English, after settling in England. He was granted British nationality at age 28 in 1886. However, he always considered himself a Pole and resented being classed by some critics, such as his friend Edward Garnett and his ...
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11 November 2014
Words, as is well known, are the great foes of reality.
11 November 2014
Nations it may be have fashioned their Governments, but the Governments have paid them back in the same coin.
11 November 2014
I take it that what all men are really after is some form or perhaps only some formula of peace.
11 November 2014
The terrorist and the policeman both come from the same basket. Revolution, legality—counter-moves in the same game; forms of idleness at bottom identical.
11 November 2014
Don't you forget what's divine in the Russian soul—and that's resignation.

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Fabrizio Frosini 09 October 2015
I don't think Joseph Conrad (indeed a great novelist) wrote any poetry.. never heard of.. so, why a Conrad's page at PoemHunter? ;)
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