Bishop George Berkeley

1685 - 1753

A Quote by Bishop George Berkeley on truth

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Truth is the cry of all, but the game of the few.

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753)

Source: Siris

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A Quote by Bishop George Berkeley on men and world

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The world is like a board with holes in it, and the square men have got into the round holes, and the round into the square.

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753)

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A Quote by Bishop George Berkeley on day, time, and youth

Our youth we can have but to-day, We may always find time to grow old.

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753)

Source: Can Love be controlled by Advice?

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A Quote by Bishop George Berkeley on earth, heaven, mind, and world

All the choir of heaven and furniture of earth - in a word, all those bodies which compose the mighty frame of the world - have not any subsistence without a mind.

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753)

Source: Principles of Human Knowledge

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A Quote by Bishop George Berkeley on constitution, nature, and water

[Tar water] is of a nature so mild and benign and proportioned to the human constitution, as to warm without heating, to cheer but not inebriate.

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753)

Source: Siris. Par. 217.

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A Quote by Bishop George Berkeley on day, past, and time

Westward the course of empire takes its way; The four first acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day: Time's noblest offspring is the last.

Bishop George Berkeley (1685 - 1753)

Source: On the Prospect of Planting Arts and Learning in America.

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