One of the most famous personalities and the first American woman to receive the Nobel Prize (1938) for Literature was Pearl Buck. She is the famous writer who published the well-knownnovel,“The Good Earth", the top selling novel in the United States in 1931-32, and was awarded the Pulitzer Prizein 1932. Being the daughter of missionaries, she spent most of her life in China and was fourth of the seven children.
"The secret of joy in work is contained in one word-excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it"
Buck’s childhood was not trouble-free because her family hadalways been on the move. She even faced the Rebellion, when she was just 9 years old,but, she was a fighter and that very well showed up when she started working for women’s rights. Buck even established the Pearl S. Buck Foundation, which provides financial aidto thousands of children in many Asian countries. With her death in 1973, her lifemight have ended, buther work and encouraging words keepher story alive.
Go through these great Buck quotes and be inspired.