Autobiography Quotes

Gardens are a form of autobiography.

Sydney Eddison

All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster's autobiography.

Federico Fellini

Every autobiography is concerned with two characters, a Don Quixote, the Ego, and a Sancho Panza, the Self.

W. H. Auden

An autobiography is the story of how a man thinks he lived.

Herbert Samuel

A poet's autobiography is his poetry. Anything else is just a footnote.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko

I'm writing an unauthorized autobiography

Stephen Wright

Every artist writes his own autobiography.

Havelock Ellis

An autobiography is the story of how a man thinks he lived.

Herbert Samuel

Gardens are a form of autobiography.

Sydney Eddison

A man's memory is bound to be a distortion of his past in accordance with his present interests, and the most faithful autobiography is likely to mirror less what a man was than what he has become.

Fawn M. Brodie

One of the most arrogant undertakings, to my mind, is to write the biography of a man which pretends to go beyond external facts and gives the inmost motives. One of the most mendacious is autobiography

Theodor Haecker

On the trail of another man, the biographer must put up with finding himself at every turn; any biography uneasily shelters an autobiography within it.

Paul Murray Kendall

Only when one has lost all curiosity about the future has one reached the age to write an autobiography

Evelyn Waugh

All art is autobiographical; the pearl is the oyster's autobiography

Federico Fellini

A poet's autobiography is his poetry. Anything else is just a footnote.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko
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