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Canadian Journalist and Author. 1913-1995
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“I do not 'get' ideas; ideas get me.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Few people can see genius in someone who has offended them.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The dog is a yes-animal. Very popular with people who can't afford a yes man.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The most original thing a writer can do is write like himself. It is also his most difficult task.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The great book for you is the book that has the most to say to you at the moment when you are reading. I do not mean the book that is most instructive, but the book that feeds your spirit. And that depends on your age, your experience, your psychological and spiritual need.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealised past.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“It isn't everybody who is the hero of his own romance, and when we meet one he is likely to be a fascinating monster”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Art is wine and experience is the brandy we distill from it”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“She has been kissed as often as a police-court Bible, and by much the same class of people”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity.”

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