Oliver Wendell Holmes

Holmes, Oliver Wendell. To the end of his life, the poet and essayist Oliver Wendell Holmes remained convinced that his son Oliver Wendell Jr. would never amount to much.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Published in: on December 30, 2010 at 11:06 pm  Comments (2)  

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  1. Dear Sir:

    Was he, in fact, mistaken?

    With kind regards,
    Sir Henry Hawkins
    The Strand, London

  2. […] can live up to your example. “But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.” Oliver Wendell Holmes ”There is nothing worth the wear of winning, but laughter and the love of friends.” Hillaire […]

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