John Griffith Chaney (January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916), better known as Jack London, was an American novelist, journalist and activist. A pioneer of commercial fiction and American magazines, he was one of the first American authors to become an international celebrity and earn a large fortune from writing....
Life achieves its summit when it does to the uttermost that which it was equipped to do.
Age is never so old as youth would measure it.
He does not lose anything, for with the loss of himself he loses the knowledge of loss.
He was not immoral, but merely unmoral.
I don't care what is written about me so long as it isn't true.
Desire nothing, give up all desires and be happy.
Beware of getting what you want. It’s bound to disappoint you.
—Jodi Picoult in Sing You Home