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  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    Mr. Sensible learned only catchwords from them. He could talk like Epicurus of spare diet, but he was a glutton. He had from Montaigne the language of friendship, but no friend.
    Source: The Pilgrims Regress (1933) Pilgrims Regress 176
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
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    The little rift between the sexes is astonishingly widened by simply teaching one set of catchwords to the girls and another to the boys.
  • Vance Palmer
    Vance Palmer
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    The voice of America has no undertones or overtones in it. It repeats its optimistic catchwords in a tireless monologue that has the slightly metallic sound of a gramophone.
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