Charles Caleb Colton

Charles Caleb Colton

English cleric, writer and collector, well known for his eccentricities.
Physical courage, which engages all danger, will make a person brave in one way; and moral courage, which defies all opinion, will make a person brave in another.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Light, whether it be material or moral, is the best reformer; for it prevents those disorders which other remedies sometimes cure, but sometimes confirm.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To be obliged to beg our daily happiness from others bespeaks a more lamentable poverty than that of him who begs his daily bread.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:17]
Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:16]
Drunkenness is the vice of a good constitution or of a bad memory of a constitution so treacherously good that it never bends till it breaks; or of a memory that recollects the pleasures of getting intoxicated, but forgets the pains of getting sober.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Rached Ghannouchi French laicite is probably aggressive and antagonistic to the religion, but there are other models of secularism in the world where there could be reconciliation between religion and secularism. [07/12/2020 07:07:30] More


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Victoria Bonya Only a man can give a gift and pick it up from a woman. A woman will never take what she has presented to a man in her life. [07/20/2020 11:07:18] More