Richard Hooker

1554? - 1600

A Quote by Richard Hooker on persuasion

He that goeth about to persuade a multitude, that they are not so well governed as they ought to be, shall never want attentive and favorable hearers.

Richard Hooker (1554? - 1600)

Source: Ecclesiastical Polity

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A Quote by Richard Hooker on change

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Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better.

Richard Hooker (1554? - 1600)

Source: Quoted by Johnson, in Preface to the English Dictionary

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A Quote by Richard Hooker on earth, feeling, god, harmony, heaven, laws, power, and world

Of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world: all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power.

Richard Hooker (1554? - 1600)

Source: Ecclesiastical Polity

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