For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us...
Observation is an old man's memory.
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong,...
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break...
Promises and pie-crust are made to be broken.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all...
Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
Everybody wants to live forever, but nobody wants to grow old.
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride.
No wise man ever wished to be younger.
He was a bold man that first eat on oyster.
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruptions.
Happiness is a perpetual possession of being well-deceived
There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
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...
We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way...
The march of invention has clothed mankind with powers of which a century ago the...