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Quotation by Emily Dickinson
Fame is a fickle food
Upon a shifting plate.
Emily Dickinson (1830–1886), U.S. poet. repr. in The Complete Poems, no. 1659, Harvard variorum edition (1955). Fame is a Fickle Food (published 1914).
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