Literary Birthday - 12 February - George Meredith

George Meredith was born 12 February 1828, and died 18 May 1909

Seven Quotes

  1. Cynicism is intellectual dandyism.
  2. Memoirs are the backstairs of history.
  3. A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power.
  4. Speech is the small change of silence.
  5. The well of true wit is truth itself.
  6. The most dire disaster in love is the death of imagination.
  7. Caricature is rough truth.

Meredith was an English novelist and poet of the Victorian era.

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