17th-century Linguist Quotes
While we were discussing what could make one happy, I said to him: Sanitas sanitatum et omnia sanitas [Health of healths and everything is health].
A little philosophy carries a man from God, but a great deal brings him back again.
Alchemy is a science, not yet known but which may become known.
Quote of the day
Memory is not an instrument for exploring the past but its theatre. It is the medium of past experience, as the ground is the medium in which dead cities lie interred.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon