"If the egotist ..." Quote of Alexander Smith

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

If the egotist is weak, his egotism is worthless. If the egotist is strong, acute, full of distinctive character, his egotism is precious, and remains a possession of the race.

Alexander Smith
Alexander Smith (1830-1867), Scottish poet. "On the Writing of Essays," Dreamthorp (1863).
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