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Hemingway Didn't Say That

The Truth Behind Familiar Quotations

by Garson O'Toole

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Author Garson O'Toole has a simple explanation for why quotes are often wrongly attributed to Mark Twain: "If you preface a quotation by saying it's from Twain, then people are prepared to laugh at it." Ernest H. Mills/Getty Images hide caption

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'Hemingway Didn't Say That' (And Neither Did Twain Or Kafka)

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