Facts about Thomas Gray

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Thomas Gray was a famous Poet from England, who lived between December 26, 1716 and June 30, 1771. He/she became 54 years old.

Our collection contains 13 quotes who is written / told by Thomas.

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Famous quotes by Thomas Gray (13)


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"Where ignorance is bliss, 'Tis folly to be wise"
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"Commerce changes the fate and genius of nations"
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"Visions of glory, spare my aching sight"
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"He gave to misery (all he had) a tear"
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"And weep the more, because I weep in vain"
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"Youth smiles without any reason. It is one of its chiefest charms"
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"If the best man's faults were written on his forehead, he would draw his hat over his eyes"
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"Too poor for a bribe, and too proud to importune, he had not the method of making a fortune"
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"The paths of glory lead but to the grave"
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"I shall be but a shrimp of an author"
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"Alas, regardless of their doom, the little victims play! No sense have they of ills to come, nor care beyond today"
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"Poetry is thoughts that breathe, and words that burn"
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"'Tis folly to be wise"


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