Jonathan Swift

"As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold."

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Books, the children of the brain."

Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift "A Tale Of A Tub"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another."

Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift "Thoughts On Various Subjects"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Invention is the talent of youth, and judgment of age."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed."

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Proper words in proper places, make the true definition of a style."

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The latter part of a wise man's life is taken up in curing the follies, prejudices, and false opinions he had contracted in the former."

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Good manners is the art of making those people easy with whom we converse."

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)