Richard Whately

Richard Whately

English rhetorician, logician, economist, and theologian who also served as the Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin.
To follow imperfect, uncertain, or corrupted traditions, in order to avoid erring in our own judgment, is but to exchange one danger for another.More Richard Whately quotes [12/30/2011 02:12:01]
Lose an hour in the morning, and you will spend all day looking for it.More Richard Whately quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is folly to shiver over last year's snow.More Richard Whately quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is an awful, an appalling thought, that we may be, this moment and every moment, in the presence of malignant spirits.More Richard Whately quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Better too much form than too little.More Richard Whately quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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