Biography - A Short Wiki
Versatile writer who was also known for his poetry and essays. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911.
His first play, Princess Maleine, garnered great acclaim and from thereon out he developed his symbolic style, focusing on themes involving fatalism and mysticism.
His 1906 play, The Intelligence of Flowers, preceded an artistically dry period, characterized by writer’s block and depression.
How did Maurice Maeterlinck die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||86 years|
|Birthday||August 29, 1862|
|Death date||May 6, 1949|
|Place of death||Nice, France|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"No great inner event befalls those who summon it not."Maurice Maeterlinck
"At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past."Maurice Maeterlinck
"They believe that nothing will happen because they have closed their doors."Maurice Maeterlinck
"Many a happiness in life, as many a disaster, can be due to chance, but the peace within us can never be governed by chance."Maurice Maeterlinck
"When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough."Maurice Maeterlinck