Quotes by Charles Churchill
Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.
A joke's a very serious thing.
Genius is independent of situation.
Half-starved spiders prey'd on half-starved flies.
He mouths a sentence as curs mouth a bone.
He mouths a sentence, as curs mouth a bone.
Little do such men know the toil, the pains, the daily, nightly racking of the brains, to range the thoughts, the matter to digest, to cull fit phrases, and reject the rest.
Prudent dullness marked him for a mayor.
Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom never read.
Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom they never read.
Who often, but without success, have prayed for apt Alliteration's artful aid.