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Life comes before literature, as the material always comes before the work. The hills are full of marble before the world blooms with statues.
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Phillips Brooks

Phillips Brooks (December 13, 1835 - January 23, 1893), was a noted American clergyman and author, who briefly served as Bishop of Massachusetts in the Episcopal Church during the early 1890s

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