Who is Samuel Butler?

  • (noun): English poet (1612-1680).
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More definitions of "Samuel Butler":

  • (noun): English novelist who described a fictitious land he called Erewhon (1835-1902).

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    I really do not see much use in exalting the humble and meek; they do not remain humble and meek long when they are exalted.
    Samuel Butler (1835–1902)

    What if the Church and the State
    Are the mob that howls at the door!
    Wine shall run thick to the end,
    Bread taste sour.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    I will build him a sure house...
    Bible: Hebrew, 1 Samuel 2:35.