No preacher is listened to but time, which gives us the same train and turn of thought that elder people have in vain tried to put into our heads before
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Preachers And Preaching Quotes
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable, for the happy impute all...
Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
Laws are best explained, interpreted and applied by those whose interest and abilities lie in...
Flattery is the worst and falsest way of showing our esteem
We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us...
Everybody wants to live forever, but nobody wants to grow old.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Good manners is the art of making those people easy with whom we converse. Whoever...
I've always believed no matter how many shots I miss, I'm going to make the...
Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter,...
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
Argument, as usually managed, is the worst sort of conversation, as in books it is...
Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in...
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruption.
The more corrupt the state, the more laws.
The corruption of the best things gives rise to the worst.
The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the...
You must pursue this investigation of Watergate even if it leads to the president. I'm...