Richard Bentley

1662 - 1742

A Quote by Richard Bentley on atoms

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The fortuitous or casual concourse of atoms.

Richard Bentley (1662 - 1742)

Source: Sermons, vii. Works, Vol. iii. p. 147 (1692).

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A Quote by Richard Bentley on maxims and reputation

It is a maxim with me that no man was ever written out of reputation but by himself.

Richard Bentley (1662 - 1742)

Source: Monk's Life of Bentley. Page 90.

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A Quote by Richard Bentley on laws and maxims

"Whatever is, is not," is the maxim of the anarchist, as often as anything comes across him in the shape of a law which he happens not to like.

Richard Bentley (1662 - 1742)

Source: Declaration of Rights.

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