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Famous quotes containing the words fenton and/or hardy:

    The writing of a poem is like a child throwing stones into a mineshaft. You compose first, then you listen for the reverberation.
    —James Fenton (b. 1949)

    The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others, who are late to develop, it just enables them to finish the job.
    —Thomas Hardy (1840–1928)