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I avoid talking before the youth of the age as I would dancing before them: for if one's tongue don't move in the steps of the day, and thinks to please by its old graces, it is only an object of ridicule.Walpole, Horace
Excerpt from The Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford — Volume 3 · This quote is about generations · Search on Google Books to find all references and sources for this quotation.
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