Authors

Bacon, Francis

England
1561 // 1626

Balzac, Honoré de

France
1799 // 1850

Barnevik, Percy

Sweden
1941

Baudelaire, Charles

France
1821 // 1867

Beaumarchais, Pierre

France
1732 // 1799

Beauvoir, Simone de

France
1908 // 1986

Beckett, Samuel

Ireland
1906 // 1989

Bellow, Saul

United States
1915 // 2005

Bennett, Bo

United States
1972

Bennis, Warren

United States
1925 // 2014

Bezos, Jeff

United States
1964

Bierce, Ambrose

United States
1842 // 1914

Blanchard, Ken

United States
1939

Bloomberg, Michael

United States
1942

Boll, Heinrich

Germany
1917 // 1985

Bonaparte, Napoleon

France
1769 // 1821

Botton, Alain de

Switzerland
1969

Branson, Richard

England
1950

Browning, Robert

England
1812 // 1889

Buffett, Warren

United States
1930

Burke, Edmund

Ireland
1729 // 1797

Butler, Samuel

England
1613 // 1680

Byron, Lord

England
1788 // 1824
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