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Quotation by George Gordon Noel Byron
My turn of mind is so given to taking things in the absurd point of view, that it breaks out in spite of me every now and then.
George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824), British poet. repr. In Doris Langley Moore, The Late Lord Byron, ch. 8 (1961, revised edition 1976). Quoted in Thomas Moore, Biography of Byron (1830).
Remark to the poet Thomas Moore.
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