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bramma23
04-27-2011, 01:04 PM
"The art of living does not consist in preserving and clinging to a particular mood of happiness, but in allowing happiness to change its form without being disappointed by the change, for happiness, like a child, must be allowed to grow up."

A couple of quick google searches brings me to thinkexist domains and such. A googlebooks search just brought me to collection of quotations volumes.

Any ideas?

samclem
04-27-2011, 06:46 PM
Is he Charles Langbridge Morgan (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Langbridge_Morgan)? I don't have an answer, but need to know if this is your guy?

bramma23
04-27-2011, 07:21 PM
Yes.

Based on some other random googling, I think it's in something called "English Retrospect" but can't find much more on that other than the name.

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