“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Laurence Sterne (Irish Novelist)
Date of Birth:
November 24, 1713
Date of Death:
March 18, 1768
Laurence Sterne was an Irish-born English novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He is best known for his novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; but he also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics. Sterne died in London after years of fighting tuberculosis.