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I would I could stand on a busy corner, hat in hand, and beg people to throw me all their wasted hours
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"I would I could stand on a busy corner, hat in hand, and beg people to throw me all their wasted hours"

- Bernard Berenson

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In this quote, Bernard Berenson reveals a desire to be able to base on a hectic street corner and ask people to offer him all the hours of their day that they lose. This declaration reflects a deep yearning for more time and a frustration with the method people typically squander their precious hours. By using the image of standing on a street corner with a hat in hand, Berenson paints an image of a modest and desperate figure, willing to plead for something that is frequently taken for granted. This quote functions as a tip to value and make the most of every moment we have.

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Bernard Berenson This quote is written / told by Bernard Berenson between June 26, 1865 and October 6, 1959. He was a famous Historian from USA. The author also have 12 other quotes.

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