„And long we try in vain to speak and act
Our hidden self, and what we say and do
Is eloquent, is well — but ’tis not true!“

"The Buried Life" (1852), st. 6

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Matthew Arnold166
English poet and cultural critic who worked as an inspector… 1822 - 1888

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