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Samuel Butler Poems, Quotes, Biography & More

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Samuel Butler (baptized 14 February 1613 – 25 September 1680) was a poet and satirist. He is remembered now chiefly for a long satirical poem entitled Hudibras .

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Quote Left The advantage of doing one's praising for oneself is that one can lay it on so thick and exactly in the right places. Quote Right
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Quote Left When you have told anyone you have left him a legacy, the only decent thing to do is die at once. Quote Right
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Quote Left He that complies against his will is of his own opinion still. Quote Right
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Quote Left No mistake is more common and more fatuous than appealing to logic in cases which are beyond her jurisdiction. Quote Right
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Quote Left All philosophies, if you ride them, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others. Quote Right
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