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Thomas Carlyle
(1795-1881) born on
Dec 04
Scottish essayist, historian. He was considered one of the era's great sages and man of letters; wrote "The French Revolution," 1837.
         
   
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Burke said that there were Three Estates in Parliament; but, in the Reporters' Gallery yonder, there sat a Fourth Estate, more important far than they all.

R
Clever men are good, but they are not the best.
A
Blessed is he who has found his work. Let him ask no other blessedness.
N
A witty statesman said, you might prove anything by figures.
K
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Heroes and Hero-Worship, v. `The Hero as Man of Letters'
R: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
A: 'Past and Present'
N: Critical and Miscellaneous Essays," 'Chartism'
K: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
   


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