F. Scott Fitzgerald
(24 Sep 1896 - 21 Dec 1940)
American writer of short stories, and novel including The Great Gatsby (1925). His works chronicled the Jazz Age of the 1920s. From 1937, he was a scriptwriter in Hollywood.
Science Quotes by F. Scott Fitzgerald (1 quote)
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Crack-Up (1936, 1993), 69.