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Herman Melville: . American novelist short story writer essayist and poet

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Quote Left They talk of the dignity of work. Bosh. The dignity is in leisure. Quote Right
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Quote Left Were this world an endless pain, and by sailing eastward we could forever reach new distances, and discover sights more sweet and strange than any Cyclades or Islands of King Solomon, then there were promise in the voyage. Quote Right
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Quote Left There are certain queer times and occasions in this strange mixed affair we call life when a man takes the whole universe for a vast practical joke. Quote Right
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Quote Left Though an unpleasant sort of person, and even a queer threatener withal, yet, if one meets him, one must get along with him as one can; for hi... Quote Right
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Quote Left Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well- warmed, and well-fed. Quote Right
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