Oliver Goldsmith Quote: “A man who leaves home to…”

A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he who goes from country to country, guided by the blind impulse of curiosity, is a vagabond.

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Name: Oliver Goldsmith
Profession: Poet
Nationality: Irish
Birthday: November 10, 1730
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