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2 Famous Quotes by Van Wyck Brooks
2/16/1886 - 5/2/1963
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Magnanimous people have no vanity, they have no jealousy, and they feed on the true and the solid wherever they find it. And, what is more, they find it everywhere.

Vanity Quotes, by Van Wyck Brooks

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Nothing is so soothing to our self-esteem as to find our bad traits in our forebears. It seems to absolve us.

Heredity Quotes, by Van Wyck Brooks

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