A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so...
What they do in heaven we are ignorant of; what they do not do we...
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman
The greatest inventions were produced in the times of ignorance, as the use of the...
The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting...
May you live every day of your life.
It is impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death, should...
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
I never saw, heard, nor read, that the clergy were beloved in any nation where...
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound...
Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
If Heaven had looked upon riches to be a valuable thing, it would not have...
Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake.
Some men, under the notion of weeding out prejudices, eradicate virtue, honesty, and religion
The great trouble with most men is that those who have been educated become uneducated...
Communism is the opiate of the intellectuals with no cure except as a guillotine might...
Hypocrisy: prejudice with a halo