Erasmus Darwin

Erasmus Darwin

English physician, naturalist, philosopher, poet
I am sorry the infernal Divinities, who visit mankind with diseases, and are therefore at perpetual war with Doctors, should have prevented my seeing all you great Men at Soho to-day-Lord! what inventions, what wit, what rhetoric, metaphysical, mechanical and pyrotecnical, will be on the wing, bandy'd like a shuttlecock from one to another of your troop of philosophers! while poor I, I by myself I, imprizon'd in a post chaise, am joggled, and jostled, and bump'd, and bruised along the King's high road, to make war uponMore Erasmus Darwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The hypochondriac disease consists in indigestion and consequent flatulency, with anxiety or want of pleasurable sensation.More Erasmus Darwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In fact the a priori reasoning is so entirely satisfactory to me that if the facts won't fit in, why so much the worse for the facts is my feeling.More Erasmus Darwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He who allows oppression shares the crime.More Erasmus Darwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Life is a forced state! I am surprized that we live, rather than that our friends die.More Erasmus Darwin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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