Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none but Him who rules the thunder Put this man and woman asunder.
Satire is a sort of glass wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own; which is the chief reason for that kind reception it meets with in the world, and that so very few are offended with it.
No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience.
The cottagers and labourers keep their children at home, their business being only to till and cultivate the earth, and therefore their education is of little consequence to the public: but.
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through.