Logan Pearsall Smith Quotes

Most people sell their souls, and live with a good conscience on the proceeds.




Logan Pearsall Smith, 1865–1946, Essayist and Critic, Other People

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Logan Pearsall Smith
Logan Pearsall Smith
  • Born: October 18, 1865
  • Died: March 2, 1946
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer

Logan Pearsall Smith was an American-born British essayist and critic. Harvard and Oxford educated, he was known for his aphorisms and epigrams, and was an expert on 17th Century divines. His Words and Idioms made him an authority on correct English language usage. He wrote his autobiography, Unforgotten Years, in 1938.