People seldom improve when they have no other model, but themselves to copy after.
— Oliver Goldsmith

To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic.
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Simplicity of all things is the hardest to be copy.
— Sir Richard Steele

Copy from one, it's plagiarism; copy from two, it's research.
— Wilson Mizner

Thank you for sending me a copy of your book. I'll waste no time reading it.
— copying quotation by Moses Hadas