Most sorts of diversion in men, children and other animals, are in imitation of fighting.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift Quotes
Better belly burst than good liquor be lost.
No preacher is listened to but time, which gives us the same train and turn...
Happiness is the perpetual possession of being well deceived.
The greatest inventions were produced in the times of ignorance, as the use of the...
The latter part of a wise person's life is occupied with curing the follies, prejudices...
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.
Positiveness is a good quality for preachers and speakers because, whoever shares his thoughts with...
We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us...
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition...
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruption.
Flattery is the worst and falsest way of showing our esteem
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
We have enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love...
May you live every day of your life.
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
When once a man is launched on such an adventure as this, he must bid...
Reason is our soul's left hand, Faith her right.