Popularity is a crime from the moment it is sought; it is only a virtue where men have it whether they will or no.
Quote by George Savile
George Savile Quotes
Most men's anger about religion is as if two men should quarrel for a lady...
Some men's memory is like a box where a man should mingle his jewels with...
The vanity of teaching doth oft tempt a man to forget that he is a...
He that leaveth nothing to chance will do few things ill, but he will do...
Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen.
Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is good company along the way.
The best Qualification of a Prophet is to have a good Memory.
A man man may dwell so long upon a thought that it may take him...
When the people contend for their liberty, they seldom get anything by their victory but...
A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.
There is reason to think the most celebrated philosophers would have been bunglers at business;...
If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers.
Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught
The sight of a drunkard is a better sermon against that vice than the best...
Malice is of a low stature, but it hath very long arms.
The best way to suppose what may come, is to remember what is past.
They who are of the opinion that Money will do everything, may very well be...
Nothing has an uglier look to us than reason, when it is not on our...
Love is a passion that hath friends in the garrison.
A husband without faults is a dangerous observer.