Charles Caleb Colton

Charles Caleb Colton , British author, clergyman, and art collector
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Tyrants have not yet discovered any chains that can fetter the mind.

Charles Caleb Colton

Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books.

Charles Caleb Colton

Constant success shows us but one side of the world; adversity brings out the reverse of the picture.

Charles Caleb Colton

Justice to my readers compels me to admit that I write because I have nothing to do; justice to myself induces me to add that I will cease to write the moment I have nothing to say.

Charles Caleb Colton

I'm aiming by the time I'm fifty to stop being an adolescent.

Charles Caleb Colton

Avarice has ruined more souls than extravagance.

Charles Caleb Colton

Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.

Charles Caleb Colton
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