Laws are best explained, interpreted and applied by those whose interest and abilities lie in perverting, confounding and eluding them
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Law And Lawyers Quotes
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches as to conceive how others...
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
A lie is an excuse guarded
May you live every day of your life.
A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
My nose itched, and I knew I should drink wine or kiss a fool.
Every dog must have his day.
Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all...
Books, the children of the brain.
That the universe was formed by a fortuitous concourse of atoms, I will no more...
I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not...
Flattery is the worst and falsest way of showing our esteem
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...
Some men, under the notion of weeding out prejudices, eradicate virtue, honesty, and religion
We have enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love...
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.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
May you live all the days of your life.