Thomas Love Peacock

Thomas Love Peacock

English author, best known for his humorous short novels
Nothing can be more obvious than that all animals were created solely and exclusively for the use of man.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Seamen three! what men be ye?
Gotham's three Wise Men we be.
Whither in your bowl so free?
To rake the moon from out the sea.
The bowl goes trim. The moon doth shine,
And our ballast is old wine.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Sir, I have quarrelled with my wife; and a man who has quarrelled with his wife is absolved from all duty to his country.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When Scythrop grew up, he was sent, as usual, to a public school, where a little learning was painfully beaten into him, and from thence to the university, where it was carefully taken out of him.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Not drunk is he who from the floor - Can rise alone and still drink more; But drunk is They, who prostrate lies, Without the power to drink or rise.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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