Quotes by Will Durant

About Will Durant:

William James Durant is best known for The Story of Civilization, 11 volumes written in collaboration with his wife Ariel Durant and published between 1935 and 1975. He was earlier noted for The Story of Philosophy (1924), described as "a groundbreaking work that helped to popularize philosophy".

Author Bio

  • NameWill Durant
  • DescriptionAmerican historian, philosopher and writer
  • BornNovember 5, 1885
  • DiedNovember 7, 1981
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionHistorian; Writer; Philosopher
  • AwardsPresidential Medal Of Freedom; Pulitzer Prize For General Non-Fiction