Imitation, if noble and general, insures the...
Imitation, if noble and general, insures the best hope of originality.
- Edward G Bulwer- Lytton
- Simplicity with originality is better than super beautiful but imitation.
- It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. - Herman Melville
- Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another. - Voltaire
- About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal...
- Hope, the best comfort of our imperfect condition. - Edward Gibbon