Thomas Browne Quotes

- Notable Thomas Browne Quotes Index -

Born: October 19, 1605, London
Birth Country: England
Died: Norwich, October 19, 1682
Occupation: Author

1.
All things are artificial, for nature is the art of God.
- Thomas Browne

2.
As reason is a rebel to faith, so passion is a rebel to reason.
- Thomas Browne

3.
Be able to be alone. Lose not the advantage of solitude, and the society of thyself.
- Thomas Browne

4.
Let age, not envy, draw wrinkles on thy cheeks.
- Thomas Browne

5.
Life itself is but the shadow of death, and souls departed but the shadows of the living.
- Thomas Browne

6.
Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion.
- Thomas Browne

7.
To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere philosophy.
- Thomas Browne

8.
We all labor against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases.
- Thomas Browne

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