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Gerald Brenan Quotes

(1894-1987), Maltan Travel Writer, Novelist

Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself.

Category: Bores And Boredom

We are closer to the ants than to the butterflies. Very few people can endure much leisure.

Category: Leisure

Middle age snuffs out more talent than even wars or sudden death does.

Category: Talent