Quotation by T.B. Aldrich

Books that have become classics—books that have had their day and now get more praise than perusal—always remind me of retired colonels and majors and captains who, having reached the age limit, find themselves retired on half pay.
T.B. (Thomas Bailey) Aldrich (1836–1907), U.S. writer, editor. "Leaves from a Notebook," Ponkapog Papers (1903).
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