It is impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death, should ever have been designed by providence as an evil to mankind.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift Quotes
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
Positiveness is a good quality for preachers and speakers because, whoever shares his thoughts with...
Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their...
The want of belief is a defect that ought to be concealed when it cannot...
I have almost done with harridans, and shall soon become old enough to fall in...
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman
I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing.
A lie is an excuse guarded
Some men, under the notion of weeding out prejudices, eradicate virtue, honesty, and religion
Human brutes, like other beasts, find snares and poison in the provision of life, and...
I never saw, heard, nor read, that the clergy were beloved in any nation where...
Two friendships in two breasts requires The same aversions and desires.
All fits of pleasure are balanced by an equal degree of pain or languor; it...
Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none...
Every dog must have his day.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in...
Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter,...