Proper words in proper places make the true definiton of style.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift Quotes
Every dog must have his day.
Most sorts of diversion in men, children and other animals, are in imitation of fighting.
Observation is an old man's memory.
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
I have almost done with harridans, and shall soon become old enough to fall in...
Happiness is the perpetual possession of being well deceived.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Human brutes, like other beasts, find snares and poison in the provision of life, and...
Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for the time,...
Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter,...
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruption.
Whoever makes two ears of corn, or two blades of grass to grow where only...
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Some men, under the notion of weeding out prejudices, eradicate virtue, honesty, and religion
No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to...
Good manners is the art of making those people easy with whom we converse. Whoever...
A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire...
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in...
There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.