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There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity.

 
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Robertson Davies
Robertson Davies
  • Born: August 28, 1913
  • Died: December 2, 1995
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Profession: Novelist

William Robertson Davies, CC OOnt FRSC FRSL was a Canadian novelist, playwright, critic, journalist, and professor. He was one of Canada's best known and most popular authors and one of its most distinguished "men of letters", a term Davies is variously said to have both gladly accepted for himself and to have detested. Davies was the founding Master of Massey College, a graduate residential college associated with the University of Toronto.

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