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Mason Cooley

Data de nascimento: 1927
Data de falecimento: 25. Julho 2002

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Mason Cooley was an American aphorist known for his witty aphorisms. One of these such aphorisms Cooley developed was "The time I kill is killing me."

He was professor emeritus of French, speech and world literature at the College of Staten Island. He was also an assistant professor of English at Columbia University from 1959 to 1967 and an adjunct professor from 1980 to 1988.

He received his B.A. from San Diego State University and his Ph.D. from Oxford.

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„Wisdom remembers. Happiness forgets.“

—  Mason Cooley
City Aphorisms, Third Selection (1986)

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„Ideology has shaped the very sofa on which I sit.“

—  Mason Cooley
City Aphorisms, Third Selection (1986)

„Wisdom cannot prevent a fall, but may cushion it.“

—  Mason Cooley
City Aphorisms, Twelfth Selection (1993)

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„Don’t milk the cow too hard. She will kick you.“

—  Mason Cooley
City Aphorisms, Eleventh Selection (1993)

„In an aphorism, aptness counts for more than truth.“

—  Mason Cooley
City Aphorisms, Fourth Selection (1987)

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