Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps few know their own strength. It is in men as in soils, where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift Quotes
May you live every day of your life.
Whoever makes two ears of corn, or two blades of grass to grow where only...
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride.
A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle.
Argument, as usually managed, is the worst sort of conversation, as in books it is...
Everybody wants to live forever, but nobody wants to grow old.
May you live all the days of your life.
A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire...
It is a maxim among these lawyers, that whatever hath been done before, may legally...
We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us...
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
There were many times my pants were so thin I could sit on a dime...
I have now lost my barrier between me and death; God grant I may live...
My nose itched, and I knew I should drink wine or kiss a fool.
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the...
Ambition is pitiless. Any merit that it cannot use it finds despicable.
E-commerce businesses, even e-commerce specialists, have yet to realize that the WWW is first and...