Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
Quote by Jonathan Swift
It is a maxim among these lawyers, that whatever hath been done before, may legally...
Argument, as usually managed, is the worst sort of conversation, as in books it is...
Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly.
Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age.
Most sorts of diversion in men, children and other animals, are in imitation of fighting.
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition...
A lie is an excuse guarded
There is nothing constant in this world but inconsistency.
We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.
A nice man is a man of nasty ideas.
One of the best rules in conversation is, never to say a thing which any...
Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none...
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen...
Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the...
We have enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love...
No wise man ever wished to be younger.
The greatest inventions were produced in the times of ignorance, as the use of the...
Homo sapiens are the species that invents symbols in which to invest passion and authority,...
Imagination is not only the uniquely human capacity to envision that which is not and...