Quotes by Augustine Birrell

Augustine Birrell

Augustine Birrell

British Liberal Party politician

Alive from: 1850-1933

Category: Politics

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    An ordinary man can surround himself with two thousand books and thenceforward have at least one place in the world in which it is always possible to be happy.
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    Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm.
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    Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one.
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    History is a pageant and not a philosophy.
    Source: Orbiter dicta
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    Libraries are not made, they grow.
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    Reading is not a duty, and has consequently no business to be made disagreeable.
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