|A circulating library in a town is as an evergreen tree of diabolical knowledge.
|—The Rivals. Act iii. Sc. 1.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Title: Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Author: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley.
The School for Scandal
From the Harvard Classics, Vol. XVIII, Part 2. Bartlett’s Sheridan Quotations
Epitomal selections by John Bartlett.