"Ella Wheeler Wilcox" was an United States/American author and poetry/poet. Her best-known work was Poems of Passion. Her most enduring work was "Solitude", which contains the lines, "Laugh, and the world laughs with you; weep, and you weep alone". Her autobiography, The Worlds and I, was published in 1918, a year before her death.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Ella Wheeler Wilcox on Wikipedia.