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Quotation by George Gordon Noel Byron
We don't arrive at it by standing on one leg or on the first day of our setting out—but though we may jostle one another on the way that is no reason why we should strike or trample—elbowing's enough.
George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824), British poet. Letter, May 9, 1817, to publisher John Murray. Byron's Letters and Journals, vol. 5, ed. Leslie A. Marchand (1973-1981).
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