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Christopher Morley
1890 - 1957

American writer, columnist for Saturday Review Magazine, literary critic, poet, authority on Sherlock Holmes and founding member of the Baker Street Irregulars, author of Parnassus on Wheels (1917) and others

The enemies of the truth are always awfully nice.

Truth is the strong compost in which beauty may sometimes germinate.

1923 - from Inward Ho!
It is unfair to blame man too fiercly for being pugnacious; he learned the habit from Nature.

1923 - from Inward Ho!
There are three ingredients to the good life; learning, earning, and yearning.