Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations (1922)

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Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations  (1922) 
Jehiel Keeler Hoyt, compiled by Kate Louise Roberts

HOYT'S

New Cyclopedia

OF

Practical Quotations


DRAWN FROM THE SPEECH AND LITERATURE
OF ALL NATIONS, ANCIENT AND MODERN,
CLASSIC AND POPULAR, IN ENGLISH AND
FOREIGN TEXT. WITH THE NAMES, DATES,
AND NATIONALITY OF QUOTED AUTHORS, AND
COPIOUS INDEXES


COMPLETELY REVISED AND GREATLY ENLARGED

BY

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS


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FUNK & WAGNALLS COMPANY

NEW YORK AND LONDON

1922

 

Copyright, 1922, by
FUNK & WAGNALLS COMPANY
[Printed in the United States of America]
Published in December, 1922


Copyright Under the Articles of the Copyright Convention of the Pan-American
Republics and the United States, August 11, 1910

TO

DR. FRANK H. VIZETELLY

IN PRAISE OF THE BRIDGE THAT CARRIED ME OVER;
A BRIDGE OF PATIENT SYMPATHY AND SCHOLARLY HELPFULNESS;
THE KEYSTONE, LOYALTY TO THE WORLD OF LETTERS;
THE ARCH BROAD AND GRACIOUS.
K. L. R.

 Criticism of our contemporaries is not criticism; it is conversation.

 Credited to Lemaître by Brander Matthews, see New York Times, April 2, 1922.


 The pressure of public opinion is like the pressure of the atmosphere; you can't see it—but, all the same it is sixteen pounds to the square inch.

 Lowell—In an interview with Julian Hawthorne; see article by Brander Matthews in New York Times, April 2, 1922.

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