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He that holds fast the golden mean, And lives contentedly between The little and the great, Feels not the want that pinch the poor, Nor plagues that haunt the rich man's door.
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William Cowper

English surgeon who discovered Cowper's gland (1666-1709) English poet who wrote hymns and poetry about nature (1731-1800)

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