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Hesketh Pearson
(1887-1964) born on
Feb 20
English actor, director, biographer. His works included "Writ for Libel."
Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely-read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely.

When people are old enough to know better they are old enough to do worse.
Misquotations are the only quotations that are never misquoted.
A man's character never changes radically from youth to old age. What happens is that circumstances bring out characteristics which have not been obvious to the superficial observer.
There is no stronger craving in the world than that of the rich for titles, except that of the titled for riches.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Common Misquotations," Introduction, 1934.
R: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
A: "Common Misquotations," 1934.
N: "Dickens: His Character, Comedy and Career."
K: "The Marrying Americans," 1961.

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