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If we steal thoughts form the moderns, it will be cried down as plagiarism; if from the ancients, it will be cried up as erudition.
Charles Caleb Colton
What is originality? Undetected plagiarism.
William Ralph Inge, 1860-1954, Dean of St Paul’s, London
Self-plagiarism is style.
All writers are thieves; theft is a necessary tool of the trade.
Taking something from one man and making it worse is plagiarism.
Plagiarists are always suspicious of being stolen from.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1772-1834, British Poet, Critic, Philosopher
Plagiarists at least have the quality of preservation.
There is much difference between imitating a man and counterfeiting him.
Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790, American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat
Copy from one, it’s plagiarism; copy from two, it’s research.
Wilson Mizner, 1876-1933, American Author
The human plagiarism which is most difficult to avoid, for individuals… is the plagiarism of ourselves.
Marcel Proust, 1871-1922, French Novelist