Jonathan Swift was an Anglo-Irish cleric, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer (first for Whigs then for Tories), and poet, famous for works like Gulliver's Travels, A Modest Proposal, A Journal to Stella, The Drapier's Letters, The Battle of the Books, and A Tale of a Tub.
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May you live every day of your life.
One enemy can do more hurt than ten friends can do good.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in the morning.
Every dog must have his day.
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake.
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.