Desiderius Erasmus

Desiderius Erasmus

Dutch scholar and humanist, writer, scholar, theologian, prominent representatives of the Northern Renaissance.
'Tis an easier matter to raise the devil than to lay him.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a pitch that there is nothing in the realm of nature, whether sacred or profane, out of which profit cannot be squeezed.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is wisdom in prosperity, when all is as thou wouldn't have it, to fear and suspect the worst.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When I get a little money, I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.More Desiderius Erasmus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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