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Carlo Goldoni (Playwright; Italian, 1707-1793):

The world is a beautiful book, but of little use to him who cannot read it.

 

Auguste Renoir (Artist; French, 1841-1919):

An artist… must have confidence in himself, and listen only to his real master: Nature.

 

Margaret Deland (Novelist; American, 1857-1945):

Conscience that isn’t hitched up to common sense is a mighty dangerous thing.

 

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On this day, in 1836, the U.S. granted Samuel Colt a patent for the Colt revolver. On this day in 1932, the Austrian Adolf Hitler became a naturalised citizen of Germany.

 

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