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William Cowper

"Where men of judgment creep and feel their way, The positive pronounce without dismay." William Cowper
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"Variety's the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavour." William Cowper
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"Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much;Wisdom is humble that he knows no more." William Cowper
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"Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will." William Cowper
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"Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose." William Cowper
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"Built God a church, and laughed his Word to scorn." William Cowper
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"So you must ride / On horseback after we." William Cowper
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"The man that hails you Tom or Jack, and proves by thumps upon your back how he esteems your merit, is such a friend, that one had need be very much his friend indeed to pardon or to bear it." William Cowper
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"Once more I would adopt the graver style -- a teacher should be sparing of his smile." William Cowper
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"Himself a wanderer from the narrow way, / His silly sheep, what wonder if they stray?" William Cowper
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"An honest man, close-buttoned to the chin,/ Broadcloth without, and a warm heart within." William Cowper
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"Our wasted oil unprofitably burns,Like hidden lamps in old sepulchral urns." William Cowper
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John Wayne
Birth: 1907-05-26 Death: 1979-11-06

"The High and the Mighty,"

Born Marion Morrison, John Wayne was the son of a pharmacist. Wayne got into acting after becoming a friend of actor Tom Mix who got him a job as a prop man in exchange for football tickets to USC, where Wayne played. He became friends of director John Ford who got him bit parts. He made 70 low-budget B westerns before Ford cast him in Stagecoach, which made him a star. He went on to appear in a string of major motion pictures, including The Alamo, The Green Berets and Fort Apache. He is perhaps best known for his role as Rooster Cogburn in True Grit, which earned him an Oscar.



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