George Savile

George Savile

was an English statesman, writer, and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1660, and in the House of Lords after he was raised to the peerage in 1668
Our virtues and vices couple with one another, and get children that resemble both their parents.More George Savile quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is reason to think the most celebrated philosophers would have been bunglers at business; but the reason is because they despised it.More George Savile quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When by habit a man cometh to have a bargaining soul, its wings are cut, so that it can never soar. It bindeth reason an apprentice to gain, and instead of a director, maketh it a drudge.More George Savile quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When the People contend for their Liberty, they seldom get anything by their Victory but new masters. Power is so apt to be insolent and Liberty to be saucy, that they are very seldom upon good Terms.More George Savile quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Could we know what men are most apt to remember, we might know what they are most apt to do.More George Savile quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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