John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester Quotes

He never said a foolish thing nor never did a wise one.

Custom does often reason overrule. And only serves for reason to the fool.

For all men would be cowards if they durst.

Before I got married, I had six theories about bringing up children; now, I have six children and no theories.

Since ’tis Nature’s law to change, Constancy alone is strange.

The only objection against the Bible is a bad life.

I’d be a dog, a monkey, or a bear, Or anything but that vain animal, Who is so proud of being rational.