James Matthew Barrie

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Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1st Baronet (9 May 1860 – 19 June 1937) was a Scottish author and dramatist, best remembered today as the creator of Peter Pan. The child of a family of small-town weavers, he was educated in Scotland. He moved to London, where he developed a career as a novelist and playwright. There he met the Llewelyn Davies boys who in ...
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11 November 2014
It is not real work unless you would rather be doing something else.
11 November 2014
You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by. Yes, but some of them are golden only because we let them slip.
11 November 2014
I am not young enough to know everything.
11 November 2014
I've sometimes thought ... that the difference between us and the English is that the Scotch are hard in all other respects but soft with women, and the English are hard with women but soft in all other respects.
11 November 2014
It's a sort of bloom on a woman. If you have it, you don't need to have anything else; and if you don't have it, it doesn't much matter what else you have.

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