Oliver Goldsmith

Ireland
10 Nov 1728 // 4 Apr 1774
Writer, Poet

Quotes



The very pink of perfection.

I'll be with you in the squeezing of a lemon.
Ask me no questions, and I 'll tell you no fibs.
I love everything that's old: old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wine.

As for disappointing them I should not so much mind; but I can't abide to disappoint myself.

The genteel thing is the genteel thing any time, if as be that a gentleman bees in a concatenation accordingly.
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