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Matthew Arnold

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Matthew Arnold (Matthew) was an English Victorian Era poet and critic. He was educated at Winchester, Rugby, and Oxford, where he won the Newdigate prize. In 1857 he was elected Professor of Poetry at Oxford. Mr. Arnold has a lucid style and is abreast of the thought of his age. He may be said in his own words to wander "between two worlds, one dead, the other powerless to be born."


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Quote Left Truth sits upon the lips of dying men. Quote Right
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Quote Left Resolve to be thyself; and know, that he Who finds himself, loses his misery. Quote Right
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Quote Left Truth sits upon the lips of dying men Quote Right
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Quote Left Bald as the bare mountain tops are bald, with a baldness full of grandeur. Quote Right
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Quote Left And that sweet city with her dreaming spires, She needs not June for beauty's heightening... Quote Right
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