Quotations by Phelps, William Lyon


I divide all readers into two classes: those who read to remember and those who read to forget.

William Lyon Phelps
William Lyon Phelps (1865-1943) American educator and critic
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Appears to be from "Why Not with Love?," The Journal of Higher Education, Vol. 11, No. 8 (Nov 1940), but contents not verified.
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It takes more courage to live than to die; which is proved by the fact that so many more men die well than live well.

William Lyon Phelps
William Lyon Phelps (1865-1943) American educator and critic
Representative Plays by J. M. Barrie, Introduction, § 2 (1926)
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