Antoine de Saint-Exupery published the magical Le Petit Prince on April the 6th 1943. I have found it inspiring since I first came across it and still do.
Look at www.goodreads.com should you need some quotes. He also lived a very interesting life.
I was looking at the life of Daphne du Maurier and her marriage to General Sir Frederick Browning. Lots of food for thought for a later day.
Here is Le Petit Prince :
I came across a great article in The Telegraph about gifted writers having an off day....Shakespeare, Shelley, Wordsworth on the list.
I thought their off day up their with most people's top day. Shakespeare compares envy to the colour of an orange. This from Wordsworth :