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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - February 15, 2019
A fine quotation is a diamond on the finger of a man of wit, and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
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Joseph Roux  
To be poor and dependent is very nearly an impossibility.
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William Cobbett (1763 - 1835), Advice to Young Men, 1829  
Literature is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to people who have none.
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Jules Renard (1864 - 1910)  
Either the United States will destroy ignorance or ignorance will destroy the United States.
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W.E.B. Du Bois, Speech at Harpers Ferry, Virginia, August 1906  
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