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
Contributed by: Zaady
[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.
Source: Siris. Par. 217.
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.
Source: On the Prospect of Planting Arts and Learning in America.
Truth is the cry of all, but the game of the few.
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.
Our youth we can have but to-day, We may always find time to grow old.
Source: Can Love be controlled by Advice?
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