Last Thursday's Easy Puzzle by
Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson was one of England‘s greatest literary figures. He was a poet, essayist, biographer, lexicographer and often considered the finest critic of English literature. He was also a great wit and prose stylist whose words are still frequently quoted in print today.

Last Thursday's Hard Puzzle by
Jean De La Bruyere

Jean de La Bruyere was a 17th Century French essayist and moralist. He wrote about contemporary issues which created, by his words, “many readers and many enemies.”

Last Wednesday's Answers

Easy Puzzle (Charles W. Chesnutt) — Impossibilities are merely things which we have not yet learned.

Hard Puzzle (Marcel Proust) — Happiness is beneficial for the body but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.