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I could undertake to be an efficient pupil if it were possible to find an efficient teacher.

 
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Gertrude Stein
Gertrude Stein
  • Born: February 3, 1874
  • Died: July 29, 1946
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Author

Gertrude Stein was an American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector. Born in the Allegheny West neighborhood of Pittsburgh, and raised in Oakland, California, Stein moved to Paris in 1903, and made France her home for the remainder of her life. She hosted a Paris salon, where the leading figures of modernism in literature and art, such as Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sinclair Lewis, Ezra Pound, Sherwood Anderson and Henri Matisse, would meet.