Some things must be good in themselves, else there could be no measure whereby to lay out good and evil.
Quote by Benjamin Whichcote
Benjamin Whichcote Quotes
None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.
It is impossible for a man to be made happy by putting him in a...
Among politicians the esteem of religion is profitable; the principles of it are troublesome.
Fear is the denomination of the Old Testament; belief is the denomination of the New.
The longest sword, the strongest lungs, the most voices, are false measures of truth.
Conscience without judgment is superstition.
None so empty as those who are full of themselves.
Hat which cost little is less valued.
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth.
Those who are once found to be bad are presumed to be so forever.
I am always true to myself, that is the problem. Who else could I be...
What we call progress is the exchange of one nuisance for another nuisance,
People ask you for criticism, but they only want praise.
No man was ever so much deceived by another as by himself.
No two people read the same book.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel that no one...
A little flesh, a little breath, and a Reason to rule all - that is...