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Oliver Goldsmith Poems | Quotes | Articles

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


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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 A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he who goes from country to country, guided by the blind impulse of curiosity, is a vagabond. Quote Right
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Quote Left And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, that one small head could carry all he knew. Quote Right
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Quote Left Our pleasures are short, and can only charm at intervals; love is a method of protraction our greatest pleasure. Quote Right
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Quote Left The English laws punish vice; the Chinese laws do more, they reward virtue. Quote Right
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