“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” ― Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 - July 2, 1961) was an American author and reporter. His efficient and minimalist style had a profound influence on 20th century fiction. Hemingway's life escapades and public image influenced later generations. Most of his work was produced between 1925 and 1955. Hemingway was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1953 and the Nobel Prize in 1954. Ernest Hemingway wrote 7 novels, 6 short story collections, and 2 nonfiction works. Many of his works were published posthumously including: 3 novels, 4 short story collections, and 3 nonfiction works. Many of Hemingway's works are considered to be American literature classics.