Jerome K. Jerome (1859 - 1927)
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of the same name.
Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900), Lady Windermere's Fan, 1892, Act I
People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
Logan Pearsall Smith (1865 - 1946), Afterthoughts (1931) "Myself"