“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
William Safire (American Journalist)
Date of Birth:
December 17, 1929
William L. Safire is an American author, semi-retired columnist, and former journalist and presidential speechwriter.
He is perhaps best known as a long-time syndicated political columnist for The New York Times and a regular contributor to "On Language" in the New York Times Magazine, a column on popular etymology, new or unusual usages, and other language-related topics.