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Publilius Syrus (1 of 8 recorded ) 100 BC - approx
Gaius Julius Caesar (3 of 3 recorded ) 102 - 44 BC
Marcus Tullius Cicero (1 of 3 recorded ) 106 - 43 BC
Henry II King of England (1 text) 1133 - 1189
Marcus Aurelius (1 of 2 recorded ) 121 A.D - 180 A.D
Alighieri Dante (1 text) 1265 - 1321
Giovanni Boccaccio (1 of 1 recorded ) 1313 - 1375
Joan of Arc (2 texts) 1412 - 1431
Joan Of Arc (1 text) 1412 - 1431
Francois Villon (1 text) 1431 - 1484
Leonardo da Vinci (27 of 30 recorded ) 1452 - 1519
Gerard Didier Erasmus (2 of 2 recorded ) 1465 - 1536
Niccolo Machiavelli (2 of 45 recorded ) 1469 - 1527
 Michelangelo (1 of 1 recorded ) 1475 - 1564
Sir Thomas More (1 text) 1478 - 1535
Emperor Ferdinand I (1 text) 1503 - 1564
Henri Estienne (1 text) 1531 - 1598
Queen Elizabeth I (1 of 1 recorded ) 1533 - 1603
Michel de Montaigne (13 texts) 1533 - 1592
Miguel de Cervantes (2 texts) 1547 - 1616
Edmund Spenser (1 of 2 recorded ) 1552 - 1599
Sir Edward Coke (1 text) 1552 - 1634
Henri IV King of France (2 texts) 1553 - 1610
Sir Philip Sidney (1 text) 1554 - 1586
John Owen (1 text) 1560 - 1622
Francis Bacon (11 of 24 recorded ) 1561 - 1626
William Shakespeare (4 of 5 recorded ) 1564 - 1616
Christopher Marlowe (4 texts) 1564 - 1593
St Francis de Sales (1 text) 1567 - 1622
John Donne (8 texts) 1571 - 1631
Ben Jonson (6 texts) 1572 - 1637
Robert Burton (1 of 3 recorded ) 1577 - 1640
John Webster (3 of 3 recorded ) 1580 - 1625
James Howell (1 text) 1594 - 1666
Rene Descartes (1 text) 1596 - 1650
Oliver Cromwell (1 of 1 recorded ) 1599 - 1658
Pedro Calderon de la Barca (1 text) 1600 - 1681
Sir Thomas Browne (1 text) 1605 - 1682
Madame Anne Bigot de Cornuel (1 of 1 recorded ) 1605 - 1694
Pierre Corneille (3 texts) 1606 - 1684
Thomas Fuller (1 text) 1608 - 1661
John Milton (1 text) 1608 - 1674
Samuel Butler (2 of 13 recorded ) 1612 - 1680
Francois Duc de La Rochefoucauld (47 of 48 recorded ) 1613 - 1680
Sir Robert L'Estrange (1 text) 1616 - 1704
Comte de Bussy-Rabutin (1 text) 1618 - 1693
Jean de la Fontaine (2 texts) 1621 - 1695
Jean-Baptiste Moliere (1 text) 1622 - 1673
Blaise Pascal (3 texts) 1623 - 1662
John Bunyan (1 text) 1628 - 1688
Samuel Pepys (3 texts) 1633 - 1703
Thomas Betterton (1 text) 1635 - 1710
Louis XIV of France (1 text) 1638 - 1715
Aphra Behn (2 texts) 1640 - 1689
Sir Isaac Newton (3 texts) 1642 - 1727
Ihara Saikaku (1 text) 1642 - 1693
Thomas Shadwell (1 text) 1642 - 1692
Daniel Defoe (3 of 3 recorded ) 1661 - 1731
Jonathan Swift (1 of 5 recorded ) 1667 - 1745
John Arbuthnot (1 text) 1667 - 1735
William Congreve (3 texts) 1670 - 1729
Joseph Cato (1 text) 1672 - 1719
Joseph Addison (2 of 2 recorded ) 1672 - 1719
Sir Richard Steele (1 text) 1672 - 1729
Nicholas Rowe (1 text) 1674 - 1718
Sir Robert Walpole (1 of 1 recorded ) 1676 - 1745
George Farquhar (1 text) 1678 - 1707
Edward Young (2 of 2 recorded ) 1683 - 1765
Alexander Pope (2 texts) 1688 - 1744
Francois Voltaire (2 of 19 recorded ) 1694 - 1778
Philip Dormer Chesterfield (8 of 8 recorded ) 1694 - 1773
John Wesley (1 of 1 recorded ) 1703 - 1791
Benjamin Franklin (8 of 117 recorded ) 1706 - 1790
Henry Fielding (3 of 3 recorded ) 1707 - 1754
Samuel Johnson (7 texts) 1709 - 1784
David Hume (2 texts) 1711 - 1776
Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1 of 4 recorded ) 1712 - 1778
Laurence Sterne (8 texts) 1713 - 1768
William Shenstone (1 text) 1714 - 1763
Thomas Gray (2 texts) 1716 - 1771
Horace Walpole (1 of 2 recorded ) 1717 - 1797
Tobias Smollett (3 texts) 1721 - 1771
Adam Smith (2 texts) 1723 - 1790
Joshua Reynolds (1 text) 1723 - 1792
Immanuel Kant (1 text) 1724 - 1804
Oliver Goldsmith (6 texts) 1728 - 1774
Edmund Burke (8 texts) 1729 - 1797
William Cowper (2 texts) 1731 - 1800
Pierre-Augustin de Beaumarchais (2 of 2 recorded ) 1732 - 1799
George Washington (9 of 13 recorded ) 1732 - 1799
Joseph Priestly (1 text) 1733 - 1804
John Adams (1 of 1 recorded ) 1735 - 1826
Edward Gibbon (5 of 6 recorded ) 1737 - 1794
Georg Cristoph Lichtenberg (1 text) 1742 - 1799
Thomas Jefferson (133 texts) 1743 - 1826
Abigail Adams (8 of 9 recorded ) 1744 - 1818
Jeremy Bentham (1 text) 1748 - 1832
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (2 texts) 1749 - 1832
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1 text) 1751 - 1816
Fanny Burney (1 text) 1752 - 1840
Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand (1 of 1 recorded ) 1754 - 1838
Marie Antoinette (2 texts) 1755 - 1793
Nathan Hale (1 of 1 recorded ) 1755 - 1776
William Blake (2 of 13 recorded ) 1757 - 1827
Robert Burns (3 texts) 1759 - 1796
Friedrich von Schiller (2 texts) 1759 - 1805
William Cobbett (2 texts) 1762 - 1835
John Quincy Adams (4 of 4 recorded ) 1767 - 1848
Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand (1 text) 1768 - 1848
Napoleon Bonaparte (4 of 7 recorded ) 1769 - 1821
Duke of Wellington (1 of 1 recorded ) 1769 - 1852
George Canning (1 text) 1770 - 1827
Sydney Smith (2 texts) 1771 - 1845
Sir Walter Scott (1 text) 1771 - 1832
 Novalis (4 texts) 1772 - 1801
Samuel Taylor Coleridge (5 texts) 1772 - 1834
Stephen Grellet (1 text) 1773 - 1855
Robert Southey (2 texts) 1774 - 1843
Jane Austen (16 of 17 recorded ) 1775 - 1817
Charles Lamb (4 texts) 1775 - 1834
Henry Clay (1 of 1 recorded ) 1777 - 1852
William Hazlitt (2 of 3 recorded ) 1778 - 1830
Thomas Moore (1 text) 1779 - 1852
Charles Caleb Colton (1 of 6 recorded ) 1780 - 1832
Ebenezer Elliott (1 text) 1781 - 1849
Daniel Webster (2 of 2 recorded ) 1782 - 1852
Washington Irving (1 of 1 recorded ) 1783 - 1859
Thomas Love Peacock (3 of 3 recorded ) 1785 - 1866
Christopher North (1 of 1 recorded ) 1785 - 1854
Chief Seattle (1 of 2 recorded ) 1786 - 1866
David Crockett (1 text) 1786 - 1836
Arthur Schopenhauer (7 texts) 1788 - 1860
Lord Byron (13 texts) 1788 - 1824
Simon Cameron (1 of 1 recorded ) 1789 - 1889
Frederick Marryat (2 texts) 1792 - 1848
Lord John Russell (1 text) 1792 - 1878
Percy Bysshe Shelley (1 text) 1792 - 1822
Thomas Carlyle (5 texts) 1795 - 1881
John Keats (2 of 2 recorded ) 1795 - 1821
Horace Mann (1 text) 1796 - 1859
Sojourner Truth (3 texts) 1797 - 1883
Thomas Haynes Bayly (1 text) 1797 - 1839
Heinrich Heine (2 texts) 1797 - 1856
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (7 of 22 recorded ) 1797 - 1851
Amos Bronson Alcott (1 of 1 recorded ) 1799 - 1888
Honore de Balzac (2 of 5 recorded ) 1799 - 1850
Mary Howitt (1 text) 1799 - 1888
Victor Hugo (3 of 5 recorded ) 1802 - 1885
Harriet Martineau (9 texts) 1802 - 1876
Lydia Maria Child (8 texts) 1802 - 1880
Ralph Waldo Emerson (5 of 10 recorded ) 1803 - 1882
Alexandre Dumas (2 texts) 1803 - 1870
Douglas William Jerrold (2 texts) 1803 - 1857
Robert Smith Surtees (1 text) 1803 - 1864
Benjamin Disraeli (7 of 7 recorded ) 1804 - 1881
Ludwig Feuerbach (1 text) 1804 - 1872
Alexis de Tocqueville (1 text) 1805 - 1859
Hans Christian Andersen (1 of 1 recorded ) 1805 - 1875
Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 1 recorded ) 1806 - 1861
John Stuart Mill (3 texts) 1806 - 1873
Robert Edward Lee (1 text) 1807 - 1870
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1 text) 1807 - 1882
Alexandre Ledru-Rollin (1 text) 1807 - 1874
Alphonse Karr (2 texts) 1808 - 1890
Napoleon the Third (1 text) 1808 - 1873
Abraham Lincoln (54 of 74 recorded ) 1809 - 1865
Charles Robert Darwin (3 texts) 1809 - 1882
Oliver Wendell Holmes (5 texts) 1809 - 1894
Alfred Tennyson (4 texts) 1809 - 1892
Phineas T. Barnum (1 text) 1810 - 1891
Pierre Francois Joseph Bosquet (1 text) 1810 - 1861
John Bright (1 text) 1811 - 1889
William Makepeace Thackeray (1 of 4 recorded ) 1811 - 1863
Spokan Garry (1 text) 1811 - 1892
Harriet Beecher Stowe (3 texts) 1812 - 1896
Robert Browning (6 texts) 1812 - 1889
Charles Dickens (1 of 4 recorded ) 1812 - 1870
Henry Ward Beecher (1 text) 1813 - 1887
Soren Kierkegaard (1 of 2 recorded ) 1813 - 1855
Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1 of 4 recorded ) 1815 - 1902
Otto Von Bismarck (4 of 4 recorded ) 1815 - 1898
Anthony Trollope (1 text) 1815 - 1882
Otto von Bismarck (1 of 1 recorded ) 1815 - 1898
Arsine Houssaye (1 text) 1815 - 1896
Charlotte Bronte (1 of 2 recorded ) 1816 - 1855
Philip James Bailey (1 text) 1816 - 1905
Frederick Douglass (2 texts) 1817 - 1895
Henry David Thoreau (9 of 28 recorded ) 1817 - 1862
George Eliot (18 of 20 recorded ) 1818 - 1880
Karl Marx (11 texts) 1818 - 1883
George Copway (1 text) 1818 - 1863
Emily Bronte (2 texts) 1818 - 1848
James Anthony Froude (2 texts) 1818 - 1894
Karl Heinrich Marx (3 of 3 recorded ) 1818 - 1883
Ivan Turgenev (3 texts) 1818 - 1883
Maria Mitchell (6 texts) 1818 - 1889
Amelia Jenks Bloomer (8 texts) 1818 - 1894
Arthur Hugh Clough (2 texts) 1819 - 1861
Walt Whitman (1 of 1 recorded ) 1819 - 1892
William Ross Wallace (1 of 1 recorded ) 1819 - 1881
John Ruskin (10 of 10 recorded ) 1819 - 1900
Herman Melville (6 texts) 1819 - 1891
W. R. Wallace (1 text) 1819 - 1881
Susan B. Anthony (21 of 22 recorded ) 1820 - 1906
Harriet Tubman (6 texts) 1820 - 1913
Alice Cary (1 text) 1820 - 1871
Florence Nightingale (1 text) 1820 - 1910
Anne Bronte (3 texts) 1820 - 1849
Herbert Spencer (2 texts) 1820 - 1903
Charles Baudelaire (1 of 1 recorded ) 1821 - 1867
Elizabeth Blackwell (2 texts) 1821 - 1910
Fyodor Dostoevsky (21 texts) 1821 - 1881
Gustave Flaubert (2 texts) 1821 - 1880
Matthew Arnold (5 of 5 recorded ) 1822 - 1888
Thomas Hughes (2 texts) 1822 - 1896
Bernard Elliot Bee (1 text) 1823 - 1861
Thomas Huxley (2 texts) 1825 - 1895
Walter Bagehot (10 texts) 1826 - 1877
Mortimer Collins (1 text) 1827 - 1876
Lew Wallace (1 of 1 recorded ) 1827 - 1905
Henri-Frederic Amiel (4 of 4 recorded ) 1828 - 1881
Henrik Ibsen (3 of 4 recorded ) 1828 - 1906
George Meredith (2 texts) 1828 - 1909
Leo Tolstoy (3 texts) 1828 - 1910
Carl Schurz (1 text) 1829 - 1906
 Geronimo (2 texts) 1829 - 1909
 Joseph (2 texts) 1830 - 1904
Louisa May Alcott (8 of 13 recorded ) 1832 - 1888
Lewis Carroll (1 of 4 recorded ) 1832 - 1898
Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (1 text) 1832 - 1923
Alfred Nobel (13 texts) 1833 - 1896
Robert Greene Ingersoll (2 of 2 recorded ) 1833 - 1899
William Morris (1 text) 1834 - 1896
Joseph Roux (3 texts) 1834 - 1886
James Thomson (1 of 2 recorded ) 1834 - 1882
Ward Artemus (1 of 1 recorded ) 1834 - 1867
Artemus Ward (1 of 1 recorded ) 1834 - 1867
James Abbott McNeil Whistler (1 of 1 recorded ) 1834 - 1903
Edgar Degas (2 of 2 recorded ) 1834 - 1917
Mark Twain (5 of 136 recorded ) 1835 - 1910
William Schwenck Gilbert (4 texts) 1836 - 1911
Jane Ellice Hopkins (1 text) 1836 - 1904
John Burroughs (1 text) 1837 - 1921
Henry Adams (2 of 2 recorded ) 1838 - 1918
John D. Rockefeller (1 text) 1839 - 1937
Emile Zola (4 of 5 recorded ) 1840 - 1902
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr (1 text) 1841 - 1935
Ambrose Bierce (1 text) 1842 - 1914
Chased by Bears (1 text) 1843 - 1915
Henry James (2 texts) 1843 - 1916
Anatole France (7 texts) 1844 - 1924
Gerard Manley Hopkins (2 texts) 1844 - 1889
Andrew Lang (1 text) 1844 - 1912
Friedrich Nietzsche (2 of 74 recorded ) 1844 - 1900
Sarah Winnemucca (1 of 1 recorded ) 1844 - 1891
Mary Cassatt (1 of 3 recorded ) 1844 - 1926
Sarah Bernhardt (6 texts) 1845 - 1923
Thomas Edison (1 of 3 recorded ) 1847 - 1931
Annie Besant (1 text) 1847 - 1933
Paul Gauguin (4 of 4 recorded ) 1848 - 1903
John Churton Collins (1 text) 1848 - 1908
Sarah Orne Jewett (1 text) 1849 - 1909
Robert Louis Stevenson (12 texts) 1850 - 1894
Ella Wheeler Wilcox (2 of 2 recorded ) 1850 - 1919
George Moore (2 texts) 1852 - 1933
Paul Bourget (1 text) 1852 - 1935
Arnold Toynbee (3 texts) 1852 - 1883
Oscar Wilde (46 of 47 recorded ) 1854 - 1900
Henri Poincare (9 texts) 1854 - 1912
Lord Alfred Milner (1 text) 1854 - 1925
Eugene Victor Debs (1 text) 1855 - 1926
George Bernard Shaw (19 of 21 recorded ) 1856 - 1950
Woodrow Wilson (11 of 12 recorded ) 1856 - 1924
Sigmund Freud (1 of 58 recorded ) 1856 - 1939
Louis Brandeis (1 text) 1856 - 1941
Alice Stone Blackwell (2 texts) 1857 - 1950
William Howard Taft (1 text) 1857 - 1930
Joseph Conrad (1 text) 1857 - 1924
Emile Coue (1 text) 1857 - 1926
Emmeline Pankhurst (3 texts) 1858 - 1928
Theodore Roosevelt (10 texts) 1858 - 1919
John Dewey (2 texts) 1859 - 1952
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1 text) 1859 - 1930
Henry Havelock Ellis (1 of 2 recorded ) 1859 - 1939
Kenneth Grahame (1 text) 1859 - 1932
Elbert Hubbard (1 text) 1859 - 1915
Jerome Klapka Jerome (3 of 3 recorded ) 1859 - 1927
Carrie Chapman Catt (6 texts) 1859 - 1947
Anna Julia Cooper (1 of 1 recorded ) 1859 - 1964
Anton Chekhov (3 texts) 1860 - 1904
Grandma Moses (1 text) 1860 - 1961
Jane Addams (17 of 18 recorded ) 1860 - 1935
William Ralph Inge (1 of 1 recorded ) 1860 - 1954
George Santayana (3 of 61 recorded ) 1863 - 1952
Black Elk (2 texts) 1863 - 1950
Henry Ford (1 text) 1863 - 1947
Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins (2 of 2 recorded ) 1863 - 1933
David Lloyd George (2 texts) 1863 - 1945
Israel Zangwill (1 of 1 recorded ) 1864 - 1926
Jules Renard (8 texts) 1864 - 1910
Rudyard Kipling (7 texts) 1865 - 1936
William Butler Yeats (2 of 3 recorded ) 1865 - 1939
Gelett Burgess (1 text) 1866 - 1951
H. G. Wells (46 of 46 recorded ) 1866 - 1946
Beatrix Potter (3 texts) 1866 - 1947
Yatsen Sun (1 text) 1866 - 1925
Marie Curie (8 of 20 recorded ) 1867 - 1934
Frank Lloyd Wright (7 of 7 recorded ) 1867 - 1959
William Tyler Page (1 text) 1868 - 1942
Luther Standing Bear (3 texts) 1868 - 1939
Henri Matisse (1 of 1 recorded ) 1869 - 1954
Stephen Butler Leacock (1 text) 1869 - 1944
Mahatma Gandhi (20 of 24 recorded ) 1869 - 1948
Neville Chamberlain (1 of 1 recorded ) 1869 - 1940
Vincent Van Gogh (1 of 1 recorded ) 1869 - 1890
Andre Gide (5 texts) 1869 - 1951
Alfred Adler (1 of 2 recorded ) 1870 - 1937
Maria Montessori (4 texts) 1870 - 1952
Marcel Proust (2 texts) 1871 - 1922
Paul Valery (4 texts) 1871 - 1945
Rosa Luxemburg (2 texts) 1871 - 1919
Calvin Coolidge (1 text) 1872 - 1933
Bertrand Russell (3 texts) 1872 - 1970
Addison Mizner (1 text) 1872 - 1933
 Colette (1 of 13 recorded ) 1873 - 1954
Willa Cather (1 text) 1873 - 1947
Gilbert Keith Chesterton (3 texts) 1874 - 1936
Sir Winston Churchill (8 of 92 recorded ) 1874 - 1965
Gertrude Stein (22 texts) 1874 - 1946
Robert Frost (3 texts) 1874 - 1963
Somerset Maugham (31 texts) 1874 - 1965
Rainer Maria Rilke (6 texts) 1875 - 1926
Carl Jung (31 texts) 1875 - 1961
Mary McLeod Bethune (2 texts) 1875 - 1955
Mary Ritter Beard (2 texts) 1876 - 1958
Wilson Mizner (5 texts) 1876 - 1933
George Macaulay Trevelyan (1 text) 1876 - 1962
Hermann Hesse (10 of 10 recorded ) 1877 - 1962
Edward Thomas (1 text) 1878 - 1917
Albert Einstein (89 of 122 recorded ) 1879 - 1955
Wallace Stevens (19 texts) 1879 - 1955
Henry Mencken (1 text) 1880 - 1956
Helen Keller (20 of 88 recorded ) 1880 - 1968
Pablo Picasso (8 of 23 recorded ) 1881 - 1973
Alexander Fleming (1 text) 1881 - 1955
Anna Pavlova (5 texts) 1881 - 1931
P. G. Wodehouse (2 of 12 recorded ) 1881 - 1975
Frances Perkins (4 texts) 1882 - 1965
James Joyce (2 texts) 1882 - 1941
A. A. Milne (2 texts) 1882 - 1956
Virginia Woolf (24 of 79 recorded ) 1882 - 1941
Franklin D. Roosevelt (20 texts) 1882 - 1945
Georges Braque (1 text) 1882 - 1963
Felix Frankfurter (1 text) 1882 - 1965
Franz Kafka (8 texts) 1883 - 1924
Jose Ortega y Gasset (13 texts) 1883 - 1955
Kahlil Gibran (4 texts) 1883 - 1931
John Maynard Keynes (1 text) 1883 - 1946
Sir Compton Mackenzie (1 text) 1883 - 1972
Sir Sydney Smith (1 text) 1883 - 1969
Elsa Maxwell (5 texts) 1883 - 1963
Eleanor Roosevelt (12 of 66 recorded ) 1884 - 1963
Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1 text) 1884 - 1980
William Norman Ewer (1 text) 1885 - 1976
David Herbert Lawrence (2 texts) 1885 - 1930
Sinclair Lewis (1 text) 1885 - 1951
George Patton (1 text) 1885 - 1945
Niels Bohr (1 text) 1885 - 1962
Diego Rivera (2 texts) 1886 - 1957
Georgia O'Keefe (1 of 1 recorded ) 1887 - 1986
Rupert Brooke (1 of 1 recorded ) 1887 - 1915
R. M. Schindler (1 text) 1887 - 1953
Thomas Stearns Eliot (3 of 4 recorded ) 1888 - 1965
Eugene O'Neill (1 text) 1888 - 1953
Mourning Dove (2 texts) 1888 - 1936
Katherine Mansfield (3 texts) 1888 - 1923
Robin George Collingwood (1 text) 1889 - 1943
Jawaharlal Nehru (7 texts) 1889 - 1964
Charlie Chaplin (1 of 2 recorded ) 1889 - 1977
Erle Stanley Gardner (1 text) 1889 - 1970
Boris Pasternak (1 text) 1890 - 1960
Charles de Gaulle (10 of 10 recorded ) 1890 - 1970
Agatha Christie (23 of 23 recorded ) 1890 - 1976
Man Ray (1 of 1 recorded ) 1890 - 1976
Groucho Marx (14 texts) 1890 - 1977
Storm Jameson (2 texts) 1891 - 1986
Jean Cocteau (3 texts) 1891 - 1963
David Sarnoff (1 text) 1891 - 1971
Esther Forbes (2 texts) 1891 - 1967
Henry Miller (1 text) 1891 - 1980
J. R. R. Tolkien (1 of 13 recorded ) 1892 - 1973
Vita Sackville-West (1 text) 1892 - 1962
Pearl S Buck (9 of 24 recorded ) 1892 - 1973
Edna St. Vincent Millay (2 texts) 1892 - 1950
Sir Herbert Read (1 text) 1893 - 1968
Dorothy Parker (3 of 6 recorded ) 1893 - 1967
Helen Hathaway (1 text) 1893 - 1932
Dorothy L. Sayers (1 text) 1893 - 1957
Faith Baldwin (1 of 3 recorded ) 1893 - 1978
Zedong Mao (7 texts) 1893 - 1976
Suzanne La Follette (5 texts) 1894 - 1983
Aldous Huxley (2 of 8 recorded ) 1894 - 1963
James Thurber (2 texts) 1894 - 1961
Duke of Windsor (1 of 1 recorded ) 1894 - 1972
Beardsley Ruml (1 text) 1894 - 1960
Kenneth Claiborne Royall (1 text) 1894 - 1971
Charles Langbridge Morgan (3 texts) 1894 - 1958
e. e. cummings (2 of 2 recorded ) 1894 - 1962
Martha Graham (3 of 3 recorded ) 1894 - 1991
Anna Freud (1 text) 1895 - 1982
Buckminster Fuller (1 text) 1895 - 1983
Robert Graves (1 text) 1895 - 1985
F. Scott Fitzgerald (15 of 26 recorded ) 1896 - 1940
Dodie Smith (1 text) 1896 - 1990
Graham Lee Hemminger (1 text) 1896 - 1949
Irwin Edman (1 text) 1896 - 1954
Helen Merrell Lynd (1 text) 1896 - 1982
Betty Smith (1 text) 1896 - 1972
Thornton Wilder (4 of 6 recorded ) 1897 - 1975
William Faulkner (2 of 4 recorded ) 1897 - 1962
Amelia Earhart (9 of 10 recorded ) 1897 - 1937
Ruth Pitter (1 of 2 recorded ) 1897 - 1992
Bernard De Voto (4 texts) 1897 - 1955
Elizabeth Bibesco (1 of 4 recorded ) 1897 - 1945
Frank Capra (1 of 1 recorded ) 1897 - 1991
Marian Anderson (1 of 1 recorded ) 1897 - 1993
Alexander Calder (1 text) 1898 - 1976
Donald Peattie (1 text) 1898 - 1964
C. S. Lewis (2 texts) 1898 - 1963
Stephen Vincent Benet (14 of 15 recorded ) 1898 - 1943
Erich Maria Remarque (1 text) 1898 - 1970
Enlai Zhou (1 of 1 recorded ) 1898 - 1976
Golda Meir (32 texts) 1898 - 1978
Bertolt Brecht (1 text) 1898 - 1956
Ernest Hemingway (3 of 11 recorded ) 1899 - 1961
Vladimir Nabokov (2 texts) 1899 - 1977
Alfred Hitchcock (25 of 25 recorded ) 1899 - 1980
E. B. White (3 of 3 recorded ) 1899 - 1985
Alan Porter (1 text) 1899 - 1942
Robert Maynard Hutchins (5 texts) 1899 - 1977
Publius Terence (3 texts) 190 BC - 159 BC
Adlai Stevenson (15 texts) 1900 - 1965
Thomas Wolfe (2 of 2 recorded ) 1900 - 1938
Howard Aiken (1 of 1 recorded ) 1900 - 1973
Antoine de Saint-Exupery (32 texts) 1900 - 1944
Margaret Mead (5 of 12 recorded ) 1901 - 1978
Ansel Adams (1 of 1 recorded ) 1902 - 1984
Ogden Nash (12 of 12 recorded ) 1902 - 1971
Theodore Spencer (1 text) 1902 - 1949
John Steinbeck (6 texts) 1902 - 1968
Langston Hughes (1 of 1 recorded ) 1902 - 1967
Charles Lindbergh (1 of 10 recorded ) 1902 - 1974
George Orwell (29 of 31 recorded ) 1903 - 1950
Evelyn Waugh (1 of 1 recorded ) 1903 - 1966
Merrill Moore (1 text) 1903 - 1957
William Thomas Cummings (1 text) 1903 - 1944
Cyril Connolly (4 texts) 1903 - 1974
Anais Nin (17 of 17 recorded ) 1903 - 1977
Dr. Benjamin Spock (1 text) 1903 - 1998
Zora Neale Hurston (9 texts) 1903 - 1960
Clare Boothe Luce (22 texts) 1903 - 1987
Pablo Neruda (2 texts) 1904 - 1973
George Balanchine (1 text) 1904 - 1983
Dr. Seuss (31 texts) 1904 - 1991
Christopher Isherwood (1 text) 1904 - 1986
Graham Greene (2 texts) 1904 - 1991
Cary Grant (1 text) 1904 - 1986
Xiaoping Deng (2 texts) 1904 - 1997
Ba Jin (1 text) 1904 - 2005
Earl Hutchinson Sr. (2 texts) 1904 - 2004
Jean-Paul Sartre (1 of 1 recorded ) 1905 - 1980
Ayn Rand (3 of 7 recorded ) 1905 - 1982
Viktor Frankl (2 texts) 1905 - 1997
Lillian Hellman (6 texts) 1905 - 1984
Maggie Kuhn (4 texts) 1905 - 1995
Maria Goeppert Mayer (3 texts) 1906 - 1972
Anne Morrow Lindbergh (11 of 29 recorded ) 1906 - 2001
Hannah Arendt (25 of 25 recorded ) 1906 - 1975
Laurence Olivier (4 of 4 recorded ) 1907 - 1989
Frida Kahlo (5 of 8 recorded ) 1907 - 1954
Rachel Carson (1 of 6 recorded ) 1907 - 1964
W. H. Auden (1 of 15 recorded ) 1907 - 1973
Katharine Hepburn (1 text) 1907 - 2003
Jacques Barzun (1 text) 1907 - Pres.
C. Yates McDaniel (1 text) 1907 - 1983
Abraham Maslow (1 text) 1908 - 1970
Ian Fleming (1 text) 1908 - 1964
James Stewart (2 texts) 1908 - 1997
Louis L'Amour (2 texts) 1908 - 1988
Henri Cartier-Bresson (2 texts) 1908 - 2004
John Kenneth Galbraith (3 texts) 1908 - Pres.
Howell M. Forgy (1 text) 1908 - 1972
Eudora Welty (2 texts) 1909 - 2001
David Riesman (1 text) 1909 - 2002
Simone Weil (1 text) 1909 - 1943
Cicely Veronica Wedgewood (1 of 1 recorded ) 1910 - 1997
Mother Teresa (16 texts) 1910 - 1997
Jacques Cousteau (1 text) 1910 - 1997
Lucille Ball (2 of 7 recorded ) 1911 - 1989
Ronald Reagan (3 texts) 1911 - 2004
Tennessee Williams (33 of 33 recorded ) 1911 - 1983
L. Ron Hubbard (1 text) 1911 - 1986
Barbara Tuchman (1 text) 1912 - 1989
Gordon Parks (2 texts) 1912 - 2006
John Cheever (1 text) 1912 - 1982
Albert Camus (5 texts) 1913 - 1960
Vince Lombardi (1 text) 1913 - 1970
Irwin Shaw (2 texts) 1913 - 1984
Rosa Parks (2 texts) 1913 - Pres.
Albert Guerard (1 text) 1914 - 2000
Jonas Salk (2 texts) 1914 - 1995
Dylan Thomas (1 text) 1914 - 1953
Arthur Miller (17 of 18 recorded ) 1915 - Pres.
Saul Bellow (2 texts) 1915 - 2005
Walker Percy (2 texts) 1916 - 1990
Florynce Kennedy (4 texts) 1916 - 2000
John F. Kennedy (5 of 14 recorded ) 1917 - 1963
Fannie Lou Hamer (1 text) 1917 - 1977
Carson McCullers (1 text) 1917 - 1967
Gwendolyn Brooks (2 texts) 1917 - 2000
Katharine Graham (7 texts) 1917 - 2001
Sydney J Harris (1 text) 1917 - 1986
Indira Gandhi (1 of 1 recorded ) 1917 - 1984
Madeleine L'Engle (1 text) 1918 - Pres.
Leonard Bernstein (1 of 1 recorded ) 1918 - 1990
Pearl Bailey (6 texts) 1918 - 1990
Corita Kent (1 text) 1918 - 1986
Nelson Mandela (19 of 19 recorded ) 1918 - Pres.
Marianne Williamson (1 of 1 recorded ) 1918 - Pres.
Ingmar Bergman (1 text) 1918 - Pres.
Rupert Pole (1 text) 1919 - 2006
Iris Murdoch (1 text) 1919 - 1999
Margot Fonteyn (3 of 3 recorded ) 1919 - 1991
J. D. Salinger (4 texts) 1919 - Present
Kingman Brewster (1 text) 1919 - 1988
Doris Lessing (3 texts) 1919 - Pres.
Pauline Kael (12 texts) 1919 - 2001
Ray Bradbury (1 text) 1920 - Pres.
Isaac Asimov (4 of 5 recorded ) 1920 - 1992
Vincent Scully (2 texts) 1920 - Pres.
Bella Abzug (2 of 2 recorded ) 1920 - Present
Gerda Lerner (10 texts) 1920 - Pres.
Steve Allen (1 text) 1921 - 2000
Nancy Reagan (1 text) 1921 - Pres.
Del Martin (1 text) 1921 - Pres.
Whitney Young Jr (1 of 1 recorded ) 1921 - 1971
Betty Friedan (14 texts) 1921 - 2006
Charles Mingus (1 text) 1922 - Pres.
Jack Kerouac (3 texts) 1922 - 1969
Kingsley Amis (3 texts) 1922 - 1995
Kurt Vonnegut (2 texts) 1922 - Pres.
Howard Zinn (1 text) 1922 - Pres.
Norman Mailer (2 of 5 recorded ) 1923 - Pres.
Nadine Gordimer (14 texts) 1923 - Pres.
Frances Lear (1 text) 1923 - Pres.
Denise Levertov (13 texts) 1923 - 1997
Jean Collins Kerr (11 texts) 1923 - 2003
Diane Arbus (1 of 1 recorded ) 1923 - 1971
Maria Callas (5 texts) 1923 - 1977
Robert Bolt (1 text) 1924 - 1995
James Baldwin (5 of 12 recorded ) 1924 - 1987
Truman Capote (7 of 8 recorded ) 1924 - 1984
Shirley Chisholm (18 texts) 1924 - 2005
William Sloane Coffin (1 text) 1924 - Present
Barbara Bush (2 texts) 1925 - Pres.
Margaret Thatcher (2 texts) 1925 - Present
Malcolm X (6 of 6 recorded ) 1925 - 1965
Flannery O'Connor (4 of 4 recorded ) 1925 - 1964
Robert F. Kennedy (6 texts) 1925 - 1968
Joan Walsh Anglund (1 text) 1926 - Pres.
John Coltrane (1 text) 1926 - 1967
Elizabeth K?bler-Ross (1 text) 1926 - 2004
Harper Lee (7 texts) 1926 - Pres.
John Fowles (1 text) 1926 - 2005
James Merrill (1 text) 1926 - 1995
Allen Ginsberg (1 text) 1926 - 1997
Kenneth Tynan (2 texts) 1927 - 1980
Cesar Chavez (8 texts) 1927 - 1993
Erma Bombeck (3 texts) 1927 - 1996
Coretta Scott King (9 texts) 1927 - 2006
Maya Angelou (2 of 2 recorded ) 1928 - Pres.
Maurice Sendak (3 texts) 1928 - Pres.
Noam Chomsky (6 texts) 1928 - Pres.
Elie Wiesel (1 of 2 recorded ) 1928 - Pres.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez (2 of 8 recorded ) 1928 - Pres.
Anne Frank (7 of 8 recorded ) 1929 - 1945
Ursula LeGuin (2 of 4 recorded ) 1929 - Pres.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (2 texts) 1929 - 1994
Martin Luther King Jr. (14 of 35 recorded ) 1929 - 1968
Martin Luther King, Jr. (33 texts) 1929 - 1968
Warren Buffett (3 texts) 1930 - Pres.
Dolores Huerta (1 text) 1930 - Pres.
Lorraine Hansberry (1 text) 1930 - 1965
Harold Bloom (1 of 1 recorded ) 1930 - Pres.
Derek Walcott (1 of 1 recorded ) 1930 - Pres.
Sandra Day O'Connor (1 text) 1930 - Pres.
Fay Weldon (2 of 2 recorded ) 1931 - Pres.
Alice Munro (1 text) 1931 - Pres.
Boris Yeltsin (3 of 3 recorded ) 1931 - Pres.
Toni Morrison (4 of 4 recorded ) 1931 - Pres.
Desmond Tutu (8 texts) 1931 - Pres.
Tom Wolfe (1 text) 1931 - Pres.
John Updike (16 of 18 recorded ) 1932 - Pres.
Sylvia Plath (4 texts) 1932 - 1963
Corazon Aquino (9 texts) 1933 - Pres.
Philip Roth (5 texts) 1933 - Pres.
Eddie Adams (1 of 1 recorded ) 1933 - 2004
Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1 text) 1933 - Pres.
Oliver Sacks (1 text) 1933 - Pres.
Joan Didion (4 texts) 1934 - Pres.
Audre Lorde (5 texts) 1934 - 1992
Carl Sagan (21 of 22 recorded ) 1934 - 1996
David Halberstam (1 text) 1934 - Pres.
Jill Ker Conway (1 text) 1934 - Pres.
Clive Davis (1 text) 1934 - Present
Gloria Steinem (38 texts) 1934 - Pres.
Wendell Berry (1 text) 1934 - Present
Edward Said (3 texts) 1935 - 2003
Annie Proulx (5 texts) 1935 - Pres.
Andre Dubus (3 texts) 1936 - 1999
Frank Conroy (1 text) 1936 - Present
Pema Chodron (11 texts) 1936 - Pres.
John Kennedy Toole (5 of 5 recorded ) 1937 - 1969
Renzo Piano (1 of 1 recorded ) 1937 - Pres.
Ed Ruscha (2 texts) 1937 - Pres.
Jerry Brown (1 text) 1938 - Pres.
Renata Adler (1 text) 1938 - Pres.
Charles Simic (1 text) 1938 - Pres.
A. Bartlett Giamatti (1 text) 1938 - 1989
Elizabeth Ashley (1 text) 1939 - Pres.
Mary Catherine Bateson (10 texts) 1939 - Pres.
Judy Chicago (1 text) 1939 - Pres.
Amos Oz (1 text) 1939 - Pres.
Paula Gunn Allen (1 of 3 recorded ) 1939 - Pres.
Wangari Maathai (6 texts) 1940 - Pres.
Al Pacino (1 text) 1940 - Pres.
John Lennon (2 texts) 1940 - 1980
Alex Trebek (1 text) 1940 - Pres.
Jesse Jackson (11 texts) 1941 - Present
Colin Higgins (1 of 1 recorded ) 1941 - 1988
Joan Baez (14 texts) 1941 - Pres.
Robin Morgan (8 texts) 1941 - Pres.
Bob Dylan (8 of 8 recorded ) 1941 - Pres.
Placido Domingo (1 text) 1941 - Pres.
Garrison Keillor (1 text) 1942 - Pres.
Martin Scorsese (1 text) 1942 - Pres.
Michael Crichton (1 text) 1942 - Pres.
Erica Jong (2 texts) 1942 - Pres.
Paul McCartney (1 of 1 recorded ) 1942 - Present
Isabel Allende (1 of 1 recorded ) 1942 - Pres.
Billie Jean King (7 texts) 1943 - Pres.
Michael Ondaatje (4 of 4 recorded ) 1943 - Pres.
Nikki Giovanni (1 text) 1943 - Pres.
Ian Kershaw (1 text) 1943 - Pres.
Molly Ivins (2 texts) 1944 - 2007
Alice Walker (6 of 23 recorded ) 1944 - Pres.
Steve Martin (1 of 1 recorded ) 1945 - Pres.
Tobias Wolff (1 of 1 recorded ) 1945 - Pres.
Constitution UNESCO (1 text) 1945 - 1945
Bill Clinton (4 of 5 recorded ) 1946 - Present
Oliver Stone (1 text) 1946 - Pres.
George W. Bush (1 text) 1946 - Pres.
Gregory Hines (1 text) 1946 - 2003
Laura Bush (2 texts) 1946 - Pres.
Steve Martini (1 text) 1946 - Pres.
Camille Paglia (8 texts) 1947 - Pres.
Linda Chavez (3 texts) 1947 - Pres.
Dave Barry (35 of 94 recorded ) 1947 - Pres.
Marsha Norman (5 of 5 recorded ) 1947 - Pres.
Hillary Rodham Clinton (3 of 18 recorded ) 1947 - Present
Steven Spielberg (2 texts) 1947 - Pres.
Diane Ackerman (3 of 3 recorded ) 1948 - Pres.
James Nachtwey (1 text) 1948 - Pres.
Gerry Adams (1 of 1 recorded ) 1948 - Present
Billy Joel (1 of 1 recorded ) 1949 - present
Martin Amis (4 texts) 1949 - Pres.
Victor Hernandez Cruz (1 text) 1949 - Pres.
Jane Smiley (1 text) 1949 - Pres.
Wendy Wasserstein (6 texts) 1950 - 2006
Wally Lamb (3 of 4 recorded ) 1950 - Pres.
Jay Leno (1 text) 1950 - Pres.
John Hughes (1 text) 1950 - Pres.
Pedro Almodovar (1 of 1 recorded ) 1951 - Pres.
Deborah Tannen (5 texts) 1951 - Pres.
Julian Schnabel (1 text) 1951 - Pres.
Walter Mosley (1 text) 1952 - Pres.
Cherrie Moraga (2 texts) 1952 - Pres.
Liam Neeson (1 of 1 recorded ) 1952 - Pres.
Oliver Wen (1 of 1 recorded ) 1952 - 2001
Faye Kellerman (1 of 1 recorded ) 1952 - Pres.
Michael Cunningham (4 texts) 1952 - Present
Amy Tan (5 texts) 1952 - Present
Christopher Buckley (1 text) 1952 - Pres.
Rita Dove (2 texts) 1952 - Pres.
Anna Quindlen (3 texts) 1953 - Pres.
Oprah Winfrey (9 of 9 recorded ) 1954 - Pres.
Ang Lee (2 texts) 1954 - Pres.
Condoleezza Rice (1 text) 1954 - Pres.
Andrea Barrett (1 text) 1954 - Pres.
Marilyn Chin (2 texts) 1955 - Pres.
Olga Korbut (7 texts) 1955 - Pres.
Bill Gates (1 text) 1955 - Pres.
David Sedaris (2 of 4 recorded ) 1956 - Pres.
Patricia Cornwell (1 of 3 recorded ) 1956 - Pres.
Ha Jin (2 texts) 1956 - Pres.
Lyle Lovett (1 text) 1957 - Pres.
Faye Tran (1 text) 1957 - Pres.
Brad Bird (3 texts) 1957 - Pres.
Nick Hornby (2 texts) 1957 - Present
Mitch Albom (1 text) 1958 - Pres.
Hiroshi Senju (1 text) 1958 - Pres.
Yongxin Zhu (1 text) 1958 - Pres.
Arundhati Roy (8 texts) 1959 - Pres.
Antwone Fisher (1 text) 1959 - Present
George Packer (1 text) 1960 - Present
Randy Pausch (11 texts) 1960 - 2008
Jonathan Larson (3 texts) 1960 - 1996
Barack Obama (5 texts) 1961 - Pres.
Mark Haddon (3 texts) 1962 - Pres.
Alice Sebold (2 texts) 1963 - Pres.
Melinda Gates (1 text) 1964 - Pres.
J. K. Rowling (23 of 24 recorded ) 1965 - Pres.
Dan Yu (1 text) 1965 - Pres.
Khaled Hosseini (6 texts) 1965 - Pres.
Ben Stiller (1 of 1 recorded ) 1965 - Pres.
Adrienne Shelly (1 text) 1966 - 2006
Iris Chang (1 text) 1968 - 2004
Dave Eggers (7 texts) 1970 - Present
Yahia Lababidi (1 text) 1973 - Pres.
Matthew Stepanek (1 text) 1990 - 2004
Gaius Petronius (1 text) 27 - 66
 Archimedes (1 of 1 recorded ) 287 B.C - 212 B.C
Aulus Persius Flaccus (1 text) 34 - 62
Saint Ambrose (1 of 1 recorded ) 340 - 397
Saint Augustine (9 of 47 recorded ) 354 - 430
 Mencius (16 texts) 372 BC - 289 BC
Flavius Renatus Vegetius (1 of 1 recorded ) 375 - approx
 Aristotle (105 of 120 recorded ) 384 BC - 322 BC
 Seneca (1 of 65 recorded ) 4 BC - 65 AD
 Plato (14 of 70 recorded ) 427 BC - 347 BC
Marcus Valerius M. Martial (1 text) 43 - 104
 Ovid (1 text) 43 BC - 17 AD
Ancius Manlius Severinus Boethius (3 texts) 480 - 525
 Sophocles (14 texts) 495 B.C - 406 B.C
 Aeschylus (22 texts) 525 B.C - 456 B.C
Gautama Buddha (8 of 10 recorded ) 536 - 483 BC
 Epicharmus (1 text) 540 - 450 B.C
Cornelius Tacitus (1 text) 55 - 120
 Confucius (20 of 42 recorded ) 551 BC - 479 BC
Lydian King Croesus (1 text) 595 BC - 546 BC
Lao Tzu (12 texts) 604 BC - 531 BC
Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace (2 texts) 65 BC - 8 BC
 Archilochus (1 text) 680 B.C - 645 B.C
Publius Virgil (4 of 7 recorded ) 70 - 19 BC
Emperor Charlemagne (1 text) 742 - 814
Rabbi Hillel (1 text) 75 BC - 15 AD
 Sun Tzu (4 texts) approx. - unknown
The Cretan Epimenides (1 text) BC 6thC - BC 6thC
Gary Krist (1 text) Unknown - Present
Robert Mosher (1 text) Unknown - Unknown
James McBride (2 texts) Unknown - Present
Tom DeFalco (1 of 2 recorded ) Unknown - Present
Leonard Wolf (1 text) Unknown - Unknown
Audrey Verboven (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
I. F. Stone (1 text) Unknown - Unknown
Stephen Nachmanovitch (2 texts) Unknown - Pres.
Mark Juergensmeyer (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
Franz Schurmann (1 text) Unknown - Present
Kevin Cool (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
Hassan Ibrahim (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Pres.
Robert Tanenbaum (2 texts) Unknown - Pres.
Eagle Chief (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Flat Iron (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Big Thunder (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Red Cloud (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - 1800's
Lone Man (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Wooden Leg (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Shes His (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Brave Buffalo (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Wolf Chief (1 text) Unknown - 1800's
Suzanne Heller (3 texts) Unknown - Unknown
T. A. Barron (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Present
Rueben Martinez (1 text) Unknown - Present
Thomas Hudnut (2 texts) Unknown - Present
Michael Josephson (1 text) Unknown - Present
Ousmane Sembene (1 text) Unknown - Present
Qinru Zhou (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Present
Serge Schmemann (1 text) Unknown - Present
Jim Shepard (1 text) Unknown - Present
Francis Geffard (1 text) Unknown - Present
Danzy Senna (1 text) Unknown - Present
Julia Coleman (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Unknown
Roman Saying Anonymous (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Unknown
Ted Walch (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Present
Jeff Alexander (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Pres.
Tom Bissell (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
 Anonymous Friar (attrib.) (1 of 1 recorded ) Unknown - Unknown
Trish Deitch Rohrer (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
Charles Kaiser (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
Wendy Kaminer (10 texts) Unknown - Pres.
Olga Knopf (1 text) Unknown - Unknown
 Boadaceia (1 text) Unknown - 62 A.D.
Chris Hedges (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
Anne Fadiman (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
William Osler (1 text) Unknown - Pres.
Thomas de Zengotita (1 text) Unknown - Pres.

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