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Daniel Defoe Quotes

(1661-1731), British Author

Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.

Category: Age And Aging

And of all plagues with which mankind are cursed, ecclesiastic tyranny's the worst.

Category: Churches

Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.

Category: Justice

Pride the first peer and president of hell.

Category: Pride

Wealth, howsoever got, in England makes lords of mechanics, gentlemen of rakes; Antiquity and birth are needless here; 'Tis impudence and money makes a peer.

Category: Wealth