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Oliver Goldsmith Poems, Quotes, Biography & More

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Oliver Goldsmith poems, quotes, biography, articles, essays and more. The best Oliver Goldsmith resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

An Irish writer and physician known for his pastoral poem The Deserted Village.. Anglo-Irish writer and poet

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Quote Left He cast off his friends as a huntsman his pack, for he knew when he pleased he could whistle them back. Quote Right
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Quote Left Life has been compared to a race, but the allusion improves by observing, that the most swift are usually the least manageable and the most likely to stray from the course. Great abilities have always been less serviceable to the possessors than moderate ones. Quote Right
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Quote Left It seemed to me pretty plain, that they had more of love than matrimony in them. Quote Right
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Quote Left Ridicule has always been the enemy of enthusiasm, and the only worthy opponent to ridicule is success. Quote Right
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Quote Left The true use of speech is not so much to express our wants as to conceal them. Quote Right
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