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Friday, 30 October 2015
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men
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by Theodore Dalrymple (November 2015)


As I grow older, my inclination to praise famous men increases. By fame I do not mean celebrity in the vulgar sense, I mean it in the old-fashioned sense of outstanding excellence in some admirable or desirable quality. I have been fortunate to meet many such famous men, and it seems to me wrong that I should not pay tribute to their memory.  more>>>

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Posted on 10/30/2015 7:20 AM by NER
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4 Nov 2015
Send an emailJohn Thomas
What a pity you did not illustrate the article with an image of one of the Turner paintings, but rather the Lowry, which is well-known, and easily accessible.


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