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Thomas De Quincey
Thomas Quincey
Thomas De Quincey.
BornAugust 15, 1785
Manchester, England
DiedDecember 8, 1859
Edinburgh, Scotland
British writer and literary critic. Best known for the autobiographical Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1822) and Suspiria de Profundis (1845).

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If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he comes next to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination.