Jonathan Swift

1667 - 1745

A Quote by Jonathan Swift on accidents, atoms, belief, philosophy, and universe

That the universe was formed by a fortuitous concourse of atoms, I will no more believe than that the accidental jumbling of the alphabet would fall into a most ingenious treatise of philosophy.

Jonathan Swift (1667 - 1745)

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A Quote by Jonathan Swift

If it had been a bear it would have bit you.

Jonathan Swift (1667 - 1745)

Source: Polite Conversation. Dialogue i.

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A Quote by Jonathan Swift on desires

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Every man desires to live long; but no man would be old.

Jonathan Swift (1667 - 1745)

Source: Thoughts on Various Subjects

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A Quote by Jonathan Swift on day

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She 's no chicken; she 's on the wrong side of thirty, if she be a day.

Jonathan Swift (1667 - 1745)

Source: Polite Conversation. Dialogue i.

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