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'Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.'

'History has remembered the kings and warriors, because they destroyed; art has remembered the people, because they created'

'It took me years to understand that words are often as important as experience, because words make experience last'

'No man is good enough to be another's master.'

'Not on one strand are all life's jewels strung.'

'The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.'

Born in Walthamstow, London
Died in Hammersmith, London
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I lost my job as a cricket commentator for saying “I don’t want to bore you with the details” - Milton Jones
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Battle of Falkirk - 1746, Scott reaches the South Pole - 1912
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