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C.N. Douglas, comp.  Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical.  1917.
 
Nickname
 
  Names alone mock destruction; they survive the doom of all creation.
H. Trevanion.    
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  A nickname is the heaviest stone the devil can throw at a man.
Anonymous.    
  2
  A good name will wear out; a bad one may be turned; a nickname lasts forever.
Zimmermann.    
  3
  Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
Haliburton.    
  4
  There is also an evil report; light, indeed, and easy to raise, but difficult to carry, and still more difficult to get rid of.
Hesiodus.    
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