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There are two things in ordinary conversation which ordinary people dislike—information and wit.
Indeed I have always found that the only thing in regard to Toronto which faraway people know for certain is that McGill University is in it.
Most people tire of a lecture in ten minutes; clever people can do it in five. Sensible people never go to lectures at all.
It is to be observed that "angling" is the name given to fishing by people who can't fish.
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No pen, no ink, no table, no room, no time, no quiet, no inclination.
December 30, 1869
March 28, 1944
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