Oliver Goldsmith

1728 - 1774

A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on art, charm, and heart

To me more dear, congenial to my heart, One native charm, than all the gloss of art.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: The Deserted Village

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on heaven and luxury

O Luxury! thou curst by Heaven's decree!

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: The Deserted Village

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on good, learning, and luxury

And learn the luxury of doing good.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: The Traveller

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on dogs and privacy

The dog, to gain his private ends, Went mad, and bit the man.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on dogs

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The man recovered of the bite, The dog it was that died.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on growth

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Man seems the only growth that dwindles here.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: The Traveller

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on dogs

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And in that town a dog was found, As many dogs there be, Both mongrel, puppy, whelp, and hound, And curs of low degree.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on children and skill

Alike all ages. Dames of ancient days Have led their children through the mirthful maze, And the gay grandsire, skill'd in gestic lore, Has frisk'd beneath the burden of threescore.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: The Traveller

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith on men

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Little things are great to little men.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

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A Quote by Oliver Goldsmith

These little things are great to little man.

Oliver Goldsmith (1728 - 1774)

Source: The Traveller

Contributed by: Zaady

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