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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
A kindly critic is one who helps you at an awkward pass over the style.  Punch.  1
Critics are like brushers of other men’s clothes.  2
Critics are men who have failed in literature and art.  Benjamin Disraeli.  3
Criticism is easy, art is difficult.  French.  4
He who is busy criticising the faults of his friends has no friendship in his heart.  Sri Lankan.  5
It is much easier to be critical than to be correct.  Benjamin Disraeli.  6

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