Sir Thomas Browne Quotes

Be charitable before wealth makes thee covetous.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

I could be content that we might procreate, without conjunction, or that there were any way to perpetuate the world without this trivial and vulgar way of coition it is the most foolish act a wise man commits in all his life.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

Life is a pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

Be able to be alone. Lose not the advantage of solitude, and the society of thyself.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

Be substantially great in thyself, and more than thou appearest unto others.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

Where life is more terrible than death, it is then the truest valor to dare to live.

~ Sir Thomas Browne

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