Who is Samuel Butler?

  • (noun): English novelist who described a fictitious land he called Erewhon (1835-1902).
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  • (noun): English poet (1612-1680).

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    The first duty of a conscientious person is to have his or her conscience absolutely under his or her own control.
    Samuel Butler (1835–1902)

    Of old the world on dreaming fed;
    Grey Truth is now her painted toy....
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)