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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Our disputants put me in mind of the cuttlefish that, when he is unable to extricate himself, blackens the water about him till he becomes invisible.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish squirting out ink.
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