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American statesman 1743-1826
Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of years. It is not, then, an article of mere consumption but fairly of capital, and often in the case of professional men, setting out in life, it is their only capital.
English poet 1612-1680
A genius can never expect to have a good time anywhere, if he is a genuine article, but America is about the last place in which life will be endurable at all for an inspired writer of any kind.
Irish poet, short story writer, novelist and playwright 1923-1964
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Alcohol is a very necessary article. It enables Parliament to do things at eleven at night that no sane person would do at eleven in the morning.Source: Major Barbara (1907)
American author and newspaper columnist
Anyone can make an article longer; the skill is keeping it tight and lean.
American physician, research scientist, and author 1869-1970
Every article I wrote in those days, every speech I made, is full of pleading for the recognition of lead poisoning as a real and serious medical problem.
American author 1885-1950
Every contrivance of man, every tool, every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use, of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginnings.
John Frederick Boyes
English scholar of classics
Friends should be very delicate and careful in administering pity as medicine, when enemies use the same article as poison.
American author and correspondent 1961-
From time to time, just about every 'Vanity Fair' writer has a chance to sell rights to an article or a book to Hollywood.
American comic book writer, animator and artist 1915-1998
How can an article about me or the Batman be the true story when I am not consulted or interviewed?
Robert A. Heinlein
American science fiction writer 1907-1988
I don't see how an article of clothing can be indecent. A person, yes.
English writer, broadcaster and critic
I first got to know Charles in the late seventies when I wrote an article and then a book about him and I think at the time he came across as quite appealing, it was probably the height of his popularity.
American journalist, humorist, food writer and poet 1935-
In modern America, anyone who attempts to write satirically about the events of the day finds it difficult to concoct a situation so bizarre that it may not actually come to pass while the article is still on the presses.
Indian politician 1917-1985
Non-violence is the article of faith.
Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
The car has become an article of dress without which we feel uncertain, unclad, and incomplete.
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