Richard Whately

Richard Whately

English rhetorician, logician, economist, and theologian who also served as the Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin.
Weak arguments are often thrust before my path; but although they are most insubstantial, it is not easy to destroy them. There is not a more difficult feat known than to cut through a cushion with a sword. Richard Whately quotes

Quotes of the month

Vadim Siromyassky It happens that you are silent, but nobody already no longer understood you. [09/22/2022 07:09:09] More


Author Unknown Sometimes, to hear the voice of reason, it is enough to turn off the TV. [09/09/2022 06:09:30] More


Dmitrijj Majjboroda Philosophy is a dialogue for the sake of truth. The forms of that are different - interpersonal, internal, public - but the essence is the same. [10/05/2022 12:10:49] More


Mihail Jvaneckiy It happens in life - you want everything at once, but you get nothing and gradually. [09/29/2022 12:09:41] More


Dmitrijj Majjboroda Worshiping an idea is also idolatry [10/05/2022 12:10:47] More