Henry James Quotes

… the moral equivalent of war

This appears to be the first use of the phrase used subsequently by leaders throughout the world.

Henry James, 1843-1916, Writer, Lecture, 1906

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Henry James
Henry James
  • Born: April 15, 1843
  • Died: February 28, 1916
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer

Henry James, OM was an American-British author regarded as a key transitional figure between literary realism and literary modernism, and is considered by many to be among the greatest novelists in the English language. He was the son of Henry James Sr. and the brother of renowned philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James.