I am always at a loss at how much to believe of my own stories. Washington Irving Quotes
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I am always at a loss at how much to believe of my own stories.

Washington Irving

Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories "Rip Van Winkle" (1819) and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" (1820), both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Irving served as the U.S. ambassador to Spain from 1842 to 1846.

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Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun it falls tenderly
A father may turn his back on his child brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies husbands
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven spreading itself like oil

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