John Montagu Douglas Scott

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    We travellers are in very hard circumstances. If we say nothing but what has been said before us, we are dull and have observed nothing. If we tell anything new, we are laughed at as fabulous and romantic.
    Mary Wortley, Lady Montagu (1689–1762)

    You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertisements.
    —Norman Douglas (1868–1952)

    The lightning—it is good for you. Your father was Frankenstein, but your mother was the lightning. She has come down to you again.
    —W. Scott Darling, and Erle C. Kenton. Ygor (Bela Lugosi)