Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches as to conceive how others can be in want.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift Quotes
May you live all the days of your life.
One of the best rules in conversation is, never to say a thing which any...
Observation is an old man's memory.
That the universe was formed by a fortuitous concourse of atoms, I will no more...
Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none...
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for the time,...
Happiness is the perpetual possession of being well deceived.
I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not...
Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter,...
I have now lost my barrier between me and death; God grant I may live...
One enemy can do more hurt than ten friends can do good.
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Once kick the world, and the world and you will live together at a reasonably...
The proper words in the proper places are the true definition of style.
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
There were many times my pants were so thin I could sit on a dime...
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...
Promises and pie-crust are made to be broken.