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

Eugene Ryabyi Everybody has the life goal: a swan flies to the sunlight, and a moth - to the street lamps. [05/08/2020 05:05:33] More


Mark Devolt "You can only impose your opinion on someone who doesn't have one of their own." [05/20/2020 02:05:44] More


Anatoly Yurkin All ideologies of success are based on the cult of repetition. (Anatoly Yurkin) [05/05/2020 01:05:50] More


Eugene Ryabyi Mothers never die; they always live in the hearts of children. [05/31/2020 05:05:37] More


Anatoly Yurkin Alienation is a productive unit of repetition. (Anatoly Yurkin) [05/05/2020 02:05:36] More