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    I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.
    —Shirley Temple Black (b. 1928)

    Mummy and Daddy are not poor, they just haven’t any money. There’s a difference.
    Ernest Pascal, and Walter Lang. Mytyl (Shirley Temple)

    They stoop to fate,
    And must give up their murmuring breath,
    When they, pale captives, creep to death.
    —James Shirley (1596–1666)

    But what we gain’d in Skill we lost in Strength.
    Our Builders were with Want of Genius curst;
    The second Temple was not like the first;
    Till you, the best Vitruvius, come at length,
    Our Beauties equal, but excel our Strength.
    John Dryden (1631–1700)

    We black men seem the sole oasis of simple faith and reverence in a dusty desert of dollars and smartness.
    —W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt)