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William B. Yeats
Irish poet 1865-19180
Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.
American poet, essayist, and journalist 1819-18920
The genius of the United States is not best or most in its executives or legislatures, nor in its ambassadors or authors or colleges, or churches, or parlors, nor even in its newspapers or inventors, but always most in the common people.