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J. Russel Lynes
(1910-1991) born on
Dec 02
US author, editor. He was managing editor of "Harpers" magazine and wrote "Snobs," 1950.
In my estimation, the only thing that is more to he guarded against than bad taste is good taste.

Cynicism is the intellectual cripple's substitute for intelligence.
A lady is nothing very specific. One man's lady is another man's woman; sometimes, one man's lady is another man's wife. Definitions overlap but they almost never coincide.
It is always well to accept your own shortcomings with candor but to regard those of your friends with polite incredulity.
The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Simpson's Contemporary Quotations," by James B. Simpson, 1988.
R: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
A: "Is There a Lady in the House," in Look (New York, 22 July 1958).
N: "The Art of Accepting," in Vogue (New York, 1 Sept. 1952).
K: Reader's Digest (Pleasantville, N.Y., Dec. 1954

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