Tuesday, December 9, 2014

ABC Wednesday - V

This week at ABC Wednesday, it is time for V. Only a few weeks now til the end of this round.

V is for Jules Verne,
As Wikipedia says: "Jules Gabriel Verne ( 8 February 1828 – 24 March 1905) was a French novelistpoet, and playwright best known for his adventure novels and his profound influence on the literary genre of science fiction"
Two of the novels he wrote are  "Journey to the Centre of the Earth" and "Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea"

Here are 2 of his sayings:

                                            "Where there is life, there is hope."

"Liberty is worth paying for."

Be sure to check here to see other V posts from around the world.


Hildred said...

Both good sayings!

Roger Owen Green said...

LOVE his stories!


Joy said...

He had a marvellous imagination and of course a way with words.
Joy - ABC Team

Powell River Books said...

Great books showing thinking well before his time. - Margy