Absence of proof is not proof of absence.
Quote by William Cowper
William Cowper Quotes
God made the country, and man made the town.
They whom truth and wisdom lead, can gather honey from a weed.
Where men of judgment creep and feel their way, The positive pronounce without dismay.
John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A train-band captain eke was he...
Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little; we owe it everything. The only...
The man that hails you Tom or Jack, and proves by thumps upon your back...
Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.
Ceremony leads her bigots forth, prepared to fight for shadows of no worth. While truths,...
The parson knows enough who knows a Duke.
Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose.
Absence of occupation is not rest; a mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair
An epigram is but a feeble thing - With straw in tail, stuck there by...
Where men of judgment creep and feel their way, The positive pronounce without dismay
For 'tis a truth well known to most, That whatsoever thing is lost We seek...
Wisdom is humble that he knows no more.
Be not afraid of their faces: for I am with thee to deliver thee, saith...
I am not sure anyone loves you if you hate yourself but many will hate...
A short saying oft contains much wisdom