Charles Churchill, was an English poet and satirist. source
It can't be Nature, for it is not sense.
Those who would make us feel, must feel themselves.
Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom they...
Genius is of no country.
Prudent dullness marked him for a mayor.
The danger chiefly lies in acting well; no crime's so great as daring to excel.
Be England what she will, with all her faults she is my country still.
Little do such men know the toil, the pains, the daily, nightly racking of...
Patience is sorrow's salve.
To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; to copy faults is want of sense.
The best things carried to excess are wrong.
Genius is independent of situation.
Keep up appearances; there lies the test. The world will give thee credit for...
A joke's a very serious thing.
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.