weir quotes- 4 of
In the misty mid region of Weir--
Black water, smooth above the weir
Like starry velvet in the night,
The first thing to be done by a biographer in estimating character is to examine the stubs of his victim's cheque-books.
To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life.
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