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Virgil
Source/Notes:
The Aeneid (c. 29-19 BC)
Friedrich Schiller
Source/Notes:
Reported in Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), edited bt Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, p. 284.
Vince Lombardi
Source/Notes:
As reported in: The insider's guide to finding the right job (T. Nelson, 1987) by Diane Lewis and Joe Carroll: "Vince Lombardi claimed that the Green Bay Packers never 'lost' a single football game in his history as head coach; but sometimes time ran out while the other team had more points on the board."
Frank Lloyd Wright
Source/Notes:
Attributed. Earliest occurrence found in: Holiday, Volume 2, Issues 1-6 (Curtis Publishing Company, 1947), p. 33

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