Sir Thomas Browne

1605 - 1682

A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on happiness and world

Were the happiness of the next world is as closely apprehended as the felicities of this, it were a martyrdom to live.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Urn Burial

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on death

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Think it more satisfactory to live richly than die rich.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on men and wonder

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It is the common wonder of all men, how among so many millions of faces, there should be none alike.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Religio Medici

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on country

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Every Country hath its Machiavel.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Religio Medici, 1642

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on enemies

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Yet is every man his own greatest enemy, and as it were his own executioner.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Religio Medici, part 2, section 4 (1635)

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on death and life

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Where life is more terrible than death, it is then the truest valor to dare to live.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on angels, belief, and existence

Therefore for Spirits, I am so far from denying their existence that I could easily believe, that not only whole Countries, but particular persons, have their Tutelary and Guardian Angels.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Religio Medici, 1835

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on anger

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There is another man within me that's angry with me.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne

He who discommendeth others obliquely commendeth himself.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Christian Morals

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A Quote by Sir Thomas Browne on death and disease

We all labour against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases.

Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)

Source: Religio Medici, part 2, chapter 9 (1635)

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