Quotes by Oliver Goldsmith

About Oliver Goldsmith:

Oliver Goldsmith is best known for his novel The Vicar of Wakefield (1766), his pastoral poem The Deserted Village (1770), and his plays The Good-Natur'd Man (1768) and She Stoops to Conquer (1771, first performed in 1773). He is thought to have written the classic children's tale The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes (1765).

Author Bio

  • NameOliver Goldsmith
  • DescriptionIrish physician and writer
  • BornNovember 10, 1728
  • DiedApril 4, 1774
  • CountryIreland
  • ProfessionPhysician; Writer; Poet