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However gradual the course of history, there must always be the day, even an hour and minute, when some significant action is performed for the first or last time.
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The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him. That remark in itself wouldn't make any sense if quoted as it stands.
March 9, 1905
October 27, 1993
Sir Peter Courtney Quennell was an English biographer, literary historian, editor, essayist, poet, and critic.
Who's who in Shakespeare (1973)
Byron; the years of fame (1935)
Victorian panorama (1937)
Byron in Italy (1941)
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