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Famous quotes containing the words bloom and/or clive:

    With the half of a broken hope for a pillow at night
    That somehow the right is the right
    And the smooth shall bloom from the rough:
    Lord, if that were enough?
    Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    It appears I am destined for something; I will live.
    —Robert Clive (1725–1774)