Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Being Blessed Quotes
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.
As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may...
I have now lost my barrier between me and death; God grant I may live...
Observation is an old man's memory.
Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride.
Happiness is the perpetual possession of being well deceived.
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake.
No wise man ever wished to be younger.
It is a maxim among these lawyers, that whatever hath been done before, may legally...
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
Argument, as usually managed, is the worst sort of conversation, as in books it is...
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...
I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing.
Books, the children of the brain.
When men grow virtuous in their old age, they are merely making a sacrifice to...
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues...
The pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.