Charles Caleb Colton

Charles Caleb Colton

English cleric, writer and collector, well known for his eccentricities.
Great minds must be ready not only to take opportunities, but to make them.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Theory is worth but little, unless it can explain its own phenomena, and it must effect this without contradicting itself; therefore, the facts are sometimes assimilated to the theory, rather than the theory to the facts.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Most of our misfortune are more supportable than the comments of
our friends upon them.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Bed is a bundle of paradoxes: we go to it with reluctance, yet we quit it with regret.More Charles Caleb Colton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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