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Quotation by George Gordon Noel Byron
To withdraw myself from myself ... has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all.
George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824), British poet. Byron's Letters and Journals, vol. 3, entry for Nov. 27, 1813, ed. Leslie A. Marchand (1974).
"The end of all scribblement is to amuse," Byron had written in another letter, Oct. 3, 1810.
Surprise me with a
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