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'As no man is born an artist, so no man is born an angler.'

'God has two dwellings; one in heaven, and the other in a meek and thankful heart.'

'Good company and good discourse are the very sinews of virtue.'

'No man can lose what he never had.'

'The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping.'

Born in Stafford, Staffordshire
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The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, and violets bathe in the wet o' the morn. - Robert Burns
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On this day:
Alfred Becomes King of Wessex - 0871, English order of knighthood founded - 1348, Birth of Shakespeare - 1564, Death of Shakespeare - 1616, Charles II is crowned - 1661, First Broadcast by British Monarch - 1924, Death of Blair Peach - 1979
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