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Famous quotes containing the words william s, gilbert and/or william:

    There’s small choice in rotten apples.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    My object all sublime
    I shall achieve in time—
    To let the punishment fit the crime—
    The punishment fit the crime;
    —Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)

    No bubble is so iridescent or floats longer than that blown by the successful teacher.
    —Sir William Osler (1849–1919)