Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift

Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer (first for the Whigs, then for the Tories), poet and cleric who became Dean of St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin
There is no vice or folly that requires so much nicety and skill to manage as vanity; nor any which by ill management makes so contemptible a figure.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none but Him who rules the thunder Put this man and woman asunder.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I love white Portugal wine better than claret, champagne, or burgundy. I have a sad vulgar appetite.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Rebukes are easy from our betters,
From men of quality and letters;
But when low dunces will affront,
What man alive can stand the brunt?More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It often happens that, if a lie be believed only for an hour, it has done its work, and there is no further occasion for it.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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