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Pursuit Quotes

The crowning fortune of a man is to be born to some pursuit which finds him employment and happiness, whether it be to make baskets, or broadswords, or canals, or statues, or songs.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

Men tire themselves in pursuit of rest.

Author: Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)

Profession: British Author