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A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humors and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; but he neither consults them about, nor trusts them with, serious matters.

Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield


Author Profession: Statesman
Nationality: British
Born: September 22, 1694
Died: March 24, 1773


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