Facts about Daniel Defoe

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Daniel Defoe was a famous Journalist from England, who lived between and 1731 AC.

Our collection contains 16 quotes who is written / told by Daniel.

Famous quotes by Daniel Defoe (16)


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"I have often thought of it as one of the most barbarous customs in the world, considering us as a civilized and a Christian country, that we deny the advantages of learning to women"
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"He that is rich is wise"
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"The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear"
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"It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions"
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"In trouble to be troubled, Is to have your trouble doubled"
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"As covetousness is the root of all evil, so poverty is the worst of all snares"
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"All men would be tyrants if they could"
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"Necessity makes an honest man a knave"
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"Nature has left this tincture in the blood, That all men would be tyrants if they could"
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"'Tis no sin to cheat the devil"
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"The best of men cannot suspend their fate: The good die early, and the bad die late"
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"Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes"
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"Pride the first peer and president of hell"
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"Vice came in always at the door of necessity, not at the door of inclination"
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"All our discontents about what we want appeared to spring from the want of thankfulness for what we have"
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"An Englishman will fairly drink as much As will maintain two families of Dutch"


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