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Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan

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  • Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (Born 30 October 1751 Dublin, Ireland– Died 7 July 1816 -aged 64- 14 Savile Row, London, England) was an Irishsatirist, a playwright and poet, and long-term owner of the London Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. He is known for his plays such as The School for Scandal, The Rivals, The Duenna and A Trip to Scarborough.

 

 

    Richard Brinsley Sheridan

    Richard Brinsley Sheridan

  • Quotes about critical thinking, effort and individualism
  • “The number of those who undergo the fatigue of judging for themselves is very small indeed.” 
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The Critic

 

  • Quotes about falsehood, gossip, libel, reputation, rumor and slander
  • “Tale-bearers are as bad as the tale-makers.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The School for Scandal

 

  • Quotes about journalism, newspapers and reviews
  • “The newspapers! Sir, they are the most villainous — licentious — abominable — infernal — Not that I ever read them — no — I make it a rule never to look into a newspaper.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The Critic

 

  • Quotes about morality, natural and perversion
  • “Certainly nothing is unnatural that is not physically impossible.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The Critic

 

  • Quotes about facts, imagination, jests, jokes and memory
  • “The right honorable gentleman is indebted to his memory for his jests, and to his imagination for his facts.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Sheridaniana: Or, Anecdotes of the Life of Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 

 

 

  • Quotes about craftsmanship, effort, skill and writing
  • “You write with ease, to show your breeding, But easy writing’s curst hard reading.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The Dramatic Works Of Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 

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  • “I am compliance itself—when I am not thwarted;—no one more easily led—when I have my own way.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 

  • Quotes about ancestors, family, humorous and relatives
  • “Our ancestors are very good kind of folks; but they are the last people I should choose to have a visiting acquaintance with.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The Rivals

 

  • Quotes about humorous
  • “Egad, I think the interpreter is the hardest to be understood of the two!”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The Critic

 

  • Quotes about lie, richard brinsley, gossiping circle
  • “When of a gossiping circle it was asked, “What are they doing?” The answer was, “Swapping lies.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 

  • Quotes about knowledge
  • “A circulating library in a town is as an evergreen tree of diabolical knowledge.”
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 

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