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I took a practice quiz from an online site and I cant figure out these three quotes - the person they were said about is at the end of the quote.

1. This little proverb he would add thereto That if gold rust, then what will iron do?' parson

2. 'A thumb of gold, by God, to gauge an oat!'? miller

3. 'Woe to the cook whose sauces had no sting Or who was unprepared in anything!'? franklin

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