Undoubtedly, philosophers are in the right when...
Undoubtedly, philosophers are in the right when they tell us that nothing is great or little otherwise than by comparison.
– Jonathan Swift
- Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others. – Jonathan Swift
- Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed. – Jonathan Swift
- No man is happy but by comparison. – Thomas Shadwell
- Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched. – Thomas Fuller
- Not to care for philosophy is to be a true philosopher. – Blaise Pascal
- In the past you could become wise And as you grew older philosophize. Today you can merely...
- The swift do not win every race, nor the strong win every struggle – but...