Robert Blair Quote: “Affectation is certain deformity; by forming…”

Affectation is certain deformity; by forming themselves on fantastic models, the young begin with being ridiculous, and often end in being vicious.

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Name: Robert Blair
Profession: Poet
Nationality: Scottish
Birthday: April 17, 1699
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