(showing 1-10 of 14)
The tendency of taxation is to create a class of persons who do not labor, to take from those who do labor the produce of that labor, and to give it to those who do not labor. William Cobbett#Class 80
William Cobbett#Class 80
The very hirelings of the press, whose trade it is to buoy up the spirits of the people. have uttered falsehoods so long, they have played off so many tricks, that their budget seems, at last, to be quite empty. William Cobbett#Media 61
William Cobbett#Media 61
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers. William Cobbett#Reading 50
William Cobbett#Reading 50
Happiness, or misery, is in the mind. It is the mind that lives. William Cobbett#Happy 49
William Cobbett#Happy 49
Men of integrity are generally pretty obstinate, in adhering to an opinion once adopted. William Cobbett#Adhering 46
William Cobbett#Adhering 46
Women are a sisterhood. They make common cause in behalf of the sex; and, indeed, this is natural enough, when we consider the vast power that the law gives us over them. William Cobbett#Women 43
William Cobbett#Women 43
I defy you to agitate any fellow with a full stomach. William Cobbett#Uncategorized 23
William Cobbett#Uncategorized 23
Sit down to write what you have thought, and not to think about what you shall write. William Cobbett#Uncategorized 22
William Cobbett#Uncategorized 22
Another great evil arising from this desire to be thought rich; or rather, from the desire not to be thought poor, is the destructive thing which has been honored by the name of speculation; but which ought to be called Gambling. William Cobbett#Another 19
William Cobbett#Another 19
It is by attempting to reach the top in a single leap that so much misery is produced in the world. William Cobbett#Patience 18
William Cobbett#Patience 18
Forgotten your password?
New to AllAuthor.
Already have an account.