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Famous quotes containing the words color and/or people:

    To face the garment of rebellion
    With some fine color that may please the eye
    Of fickle changelings and poor discontents.
    Which gape and rub the elbow at the news
    Of hurly-burly innovation.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Some people appear to be more meager in talent than they are, just because the tasks they set themselves are always too great.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)