Two friendships in two breasts requires The same aversions and desires.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may...
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
Argument, as usually managed, is the worst sort of conversation, as in books it is...
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition...
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruptions.
That the universe was formed by a fortuitous concourse of atoms, I will no more...
Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their...
A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle.
I never saw, heard, nor read, that the clergy were beloved in any nation where...
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the...
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake.
I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing.
There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.
A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire...
Sometimes I lie awake at night, and ask, 'Where have I gone wrong?' Then a...
In forming a judgment, lay your hearts void of foretoken opinions; else, whatsoever is done...