Samuel Butler

Samuel Butler

English philosopher, writer, musician, artist, theologian
Birth and death are so closely related that one could not destroy either without destroying the other at the same time. It is extinction that makes creation possible.More Samuel Butler quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.More Samuel Butler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men are seldom more commonplace than on supreme occasions.More Samuel Butler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it.More Samuel Butler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men should not try to overstrain their goodness more than any other faculty, bodily or mental.More Samuel Butler quotes [10/27/2011 05:10:31]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Loyalty reinforces the victory of control over discipline. [05/06/2019 12:05:06] More

Anatoly Yurkin To improve the personality is given through the repetition of mistakes. [05/12/2019 01:05:26] More

Eugene Ryabyi Beloved person satisfies the soul, and whore is good for lust. [04/27/2019 01:04:13] More

Eugeny Antonuk Ukraine has the right to the Ukrainian character of the state, just as Russia adopted the law on the voluntary study of Tatar, and Israel adopted a law on the voluntary study of the Arabic language and the Jewish character of the Israeli state. [05/21/2019 08:05:26] More

Eugene Ryabyi Tolerance is the ability to see the norm in the vices and sins of people. [05/06/2019 04:05:56] More