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John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
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Thomas Carlyle. (1795–1881) (continued)
 
6009
      The true University of these days is a Collection of Books.
          Heroes and Hero-Worship. The Hero as a Man of Letters.
6010
      One life,—a little gleam of time between two Eternities.
          Heroes and Hero-Worship. The Hero as a Man of Letters.
6011
      Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man; but for one man who can stand prosperity there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
          Heroes and Hero-Worship. The Hero as a Man of Letters.
6012
      The Press is the Fourth Estate of the realm.
          Heroes and Hero-Worship. The Hero as a Man of Letters.
6013
      The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none. 1
          The Hero as a Prophet.
6014
    My whinstone house my castle is;
    I have my own four walls.
          My own four Walls.
6015
    The unspeakable Turk.
          In public letter, 1877.
6016
      Lord Bacon could as easily have created the planets as he could have written Hamlet.
          Remark in discussion.
6017
      Can there be a more horrible object in existence than an eloquent man not speaking the truth?
          Address as Lord Rector of Edinburgh University, 1866.
 
Hartley Coleridge. (1796–1849)
 
6018
    The soul of man is larger than the sky,
  Deeper than ocean, or the abysmal dark
  Of the unfathomed center.
          To Shakespeare.
6019
                On this hapless earth
There ’s small sincerity of mirth,
And laughter oft is but an art
To drown the outcry of the heart.
          Address to certain Gold-fishes.
 

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