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
Time is painted with a lock before, and bald behind, signifying thereby that we must take time by the forelock; for, when it is once past, there is no recalling it.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking
what nobody else has thought.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Triumphant Tories, and desponding Whigs,
Forget their feuds, and join to save their wigs.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I said there was a society of men among us, bred up from their youth in the art of proving by words multiplied for the purpose, that white is black, and black is white, according as they are paid. To this society all the rest of the people are as slaves.More Jonathan Swift quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.More Jonathan Swift quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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