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Stephen Leacock
(1869-1944) born on
Dec 30
Canadian author, educator, economist, humorist. He was an economic professor noted for popular humor books, literary biographies.
Astronomy teaches the correct use of the sun and the planets.

The classics are only primitive literature. They belong in the same class as primitive machinery and primitive music and primitive medicine.
The Lord said 'let there be wheat' and Saskatchewan was born.
What we call "creative work" ought not to be called work at all, because it isn't. . . . I imagine that Thomas Edison never did a day's work in his last fifty years.
A 'Grand Old Man'. That means on our continent any one with snow white hair who has kept out of jail till eighty.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Literary Lapses," `A Manual of Education.'
R: Homer and Humbug."
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "The Executives Quotation Book," ed. by James Charlton, 1993.
K: The Score and Ten."

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