Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift

Quotes and Inspiration

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“May you live all the days of your life.”
“Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall be disappointed.”
“Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through.”
“To get angry is like to revenge yourself for the guilt of others.”
“A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, which is but saying, that he is wiser today than yesterday.”
“Every day is an opportunity to a make a new happy ending.”
“Words are the clothing of our thoughts.”
“There is no absolute success in the world, only constant progress.”
“A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.”
“Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.”
“Health is the greatest of all possessions.”
“Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.”
“It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into.”

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