W. C. Sellar

W. C. Sellar

was a Scottish humourist who wrote for Punch
The Scots (originally Irish, but by now Scotch) were at this time inhabiting Ireland, having driven the Irish (Picts) out of Scotland; while the Picts (originally Scots) were now Irish (living in brackets) and vice versa. It is essential to keep these distinctions clearly in mind (and verce visa).More W. C. Sellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
N.B. Do not on any account attempt to write on both sides of the paper at once.More W. C. Sellar quotes [10/15/2011 03:10:36]
To confess that you are totally Ignorant about the horse, is social suicide: you will be despised by everybody, especially the horse.More W. C. Sellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
With the ascension of Charles I to the throne we come at last to the Central Period of English History (not to be confused with the Middle Ages, of course), consisting in the utterly memorable Struggle between the Cavaliers (Wrong but Wromantic) and the Roundheads (Right but Repulsive).More W. C. Sellar quotes [10/15/2011 03:10:19]
Do not on any account attempt to write on both sides of the paper at once.More W. C. Sellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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