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1) 14612. Cooley, Mason. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:14612 QUOTATION:Amateurs believe their enthusiasm will suffice. ATTRIBUTION:Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Thirteenth Selection, New...

2) 21989. Ferber, Edna. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:21989 QUOTATION:Only amateurs say that they write for their own amusement. Writing is not an amusing occupation. It is a combination of ditch-digging, mountain-climbing,...

3) pro-am. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A sports event, such as a golf tournament, in which professionals compete with or against amateurs. Of, relating to, or constituting a sports event participated in...

4) 4667. Auden, W.H. (Wystan Hugh). The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:4667 QUOTATION:America has always been a country of amateurs where the professional, that is to say, the man who claims authority as a member of an elite which...

5) 27787. Hemingway, Ernest. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:27787 QUOTATION:I might say that what amateurs call a style is usually only the unavoidable awkwardnesses in first trying to make something that has not heretofore...

6) 53505. Shaw, George Bernard. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:53505 QUOTATION:Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned. ATTRIBUTION:George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), Anglo-Irish playwright, critic....

7) 12163. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:12163 QUOTATION:The artistic temperament is a disease that affects amateurs. Artists of a large and wholesome vitality get rid of their art easily, as they...

8) 12165. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:12165 QUOTATION:The artistic temperament is a disease that affects amateurs. Artists of a large and wholesome vitality get rid of their art easily, as they...

9) 9080. John Osborne. Simpson s Contemporary Quotations. 1988
...John Osborne QUOTATION: The British public has always had an unerring taste for ungifted amateurs. ATTRIBUTION: Speaking as one of the Angry Young Men of the London...

10) 8030. Archibald Philip Primrose, Earl of Rosebery. 1847-1929. Bartlett, John, comp. 1919. Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.
...Earl of Rosebery (1847–1929) QUOTATION: It is beginning to be hinted that we are a nation of amateurs. ATTRIBUTION: Rectorial Address. Glasgow. Nov. 16, 1900....

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