Who wrote it?

A collection of quotations from literary works from all over the English speaking world. Can you guess who wrote them?
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Last updated: June 5, 2018
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Author or Poet
“Quoth the Raven: 'Nevermore'"
Edgar Allan Poe
"Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,"
Emma Lazarus
“We penetrated deeper and deeper into the heart of darkness”
Joseph Conrad
“Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home.”
James Joyce
“I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked,"
Allen Ginsberg
“ Out of the ash/ I rise with my red hair/ And I eat men like air.”
Sylvia Plath
“I ought to be thy Adam, but I am rather the fallen angel...”
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
"A man is the sum of his misfortunes. One day you'd think misfortune would get tired, but then time is your misfortune."
William Faulkner
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“I had seen nothing sacred, and the things that were glorious had no glory and the sacrifices were like the stockyards at Chicago if nothing was done with the meat except to bury it. ”
Ernest Hemingway
" “Tis strange - but true; for Truth is always strange, Stranger than Fiction” "
Lord Byron
"That is no country for old men. The Young/ In one another's arms, birds in the trees,"
William Butler Yeats
"I think of Dean Moriarty, I even think of Old Dean Moriarty the father we never found, I think of Dean Moriarty."
Jack Kerouac
"War is Peace. Freedom is Slavery. Ignorance is Strength."
George Orwell
“As long as she thinks of a man, nobody objects to a woman thinking.”
Virginia Woolf
"Half a league, half a league,/ Half a league onward,/ All in the valley of Death/ Rode the six hundred."
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
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