There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift Quotes
Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
He was a fiddler, and consequently a rogue.
There were many times my pants were so thin I could sit on a dime...
Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches as to conceive how others...
The proper words in the proper places are the true definition of style.
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the...
Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
Happiness is the perpetual possession of being well deceived.
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
May you live every day of your life.
Happiness is a perpetual possession of being well-deceived
Some men, under the notion of weeding out prejudices, eradicate virtue, honesty, and religion
When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign,...
When a true genius appears, you can know him by this sign: that all the...
One enemy can do more hurt than ten friends can do good.
It is the folly of too many to mistake the echo of a London coffee-house...
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruption.
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting...
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...