Thought for the Day
“No man for any considerable period
can wear one face to himself
and another to the multitude,
without finally getting bewildered
as to which may be the true.”
An American novelist and short story writer. His fiction works are considered part of the Romantic movement and, more specifically, dark romanticism. His themes often center on the inherent evil and sin of humanity, and his works often have moral messages and deep psychological complexity. His published works include novels, short stories, and a biography of his friend Franklin Pierce.