Robert Burton

Robert Burton

English writer.
The men who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and will power to develop themselves.More Robert Burton quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The rich Physician, honor'd Lawyers ride,
Whilst the poor Scholar foots it by their side.
[Lat., Dat Galenus opes, dat Justinianus honores,
Sed genus species cogitur ire pedes.]More Robert Burton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Properly conducted scientific studies . . . give us a pretty good idea of when something is likely to be correct. To me, pretty good is a linguistic statistic that falls somewhere in between more likely than not and beyond a reasonable doubt, et avoides the pitfalls arising from the belief in complete objectivity.More Robert Burton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Wonders I sing; the sun has set; no night has followed.
[Lat., Mira cano; sol occubuit;
Nox nulla secuta est.]More Robert Burton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther than a giant himself.More Robert Burton quotes [10/25/2011 02:10:23]

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