John Gould - Quotes

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A lecture is an occasion when you numb one end to benefit the other. ---->>>

I don't read anything anymore. I don't have the eyesight. I read my own copy, that's all. I think I've read everything that's worth reading. ---->>>

At the time the world was all upside down. The American people were beginning to move around a lot. The old hometown ties had been pretty much broken. The theme of Farmer Takes a Wife appealed to people. Everybody was homesick. And it sold and sold and sold. ---->>>

If you don't fix latent failures in your system, you're asking for trouble. ---->>>

Our great American writers were all newspaper people. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: September 14, 1804
Die: February 3, 1881
Occupation: Writer

John Gould FRS (; 14 September 1804 – 3 February 1881) was an English ornithologist and bird artist. He published a number of monographs on birds, illustrated by plates that he produced with the assistance of his wife, Elizabeth Gould, and several other artists including Edward Lear, Henry Constantine Richter, Joseph Wolf and William Matthew Hart (wikipedia)