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Quotation by Sir William Schwenck Gilbert
If you give me your attention, I will tell you what I am: I'm a genuine philanthropist—all other kinds are sham. Each little fault of temper and each social defect In my erring fellow creatures, I endeavor to correct.
Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911), British parodist, librettist. The Disagreeable Man. . .
Fireside Book of Humorous Poetry, The. William Cole, ed. (1959) Simon and Schuster.
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