James Payn Quotes

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Born: February 28, 1830, near Maidenhead, Berkshire, England
Birth Country: England
Died: Maida Vale, London, England, March 25, 1898
Occupation: Author

And what holds good of verse holds infinitely better in respect to prose.
- James Payn

For my part, I do not feel that the scheme of future happiness, which ought by rights to be in preparation for me, will be at all interfered with by my not meeting again the man I have in my. mind.
- James Payn

How large and varied is the educational bill of fare set before every young gentleman in Great Britain and to judge by the mental stamina it affords him in most cases, what a waste of good food it is!
- James Payn

In England, literary pretence is more universal than elsewhere from our method of education.
- James Payn

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