For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not...
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound...
The proper words in the proper places are the true definition of style.
Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter,...
When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign,...
Some people take more care to hide their wisdom, than their folly.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Flattery is the worst and falsest way of showing our esteem
Observation is an old man's memory.
May you live all the days of your life.
Venus, a beautiful, good-natured lady, was the goddess of love; Juno, a terrible shrew, the...
All fits of pleasure are balanced by an equal degree of pain or languor; it...
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
If Heaven had looked upon riches to be a valuable thing, it would not have...
When a true genius appears, you can know him by this sign: that all the...
Every dog must have his day.
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...
I won't be happy till I'm as famous as God.
Most of the people who came for dancing lessons had Rumba ambitions and minuet bodies