George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax Quote

Children and fools want everything, because they want wit to distinguish; there is no stronger evidence of a crazy understanding than the making too large a catalogue of things necessary.


Advice to a Daughter (1688)

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Children and fools want everything, because they want wit to distinguish; there is no stronger evidence of a crazy understanding than the making too...

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Children and fools want everything, because they want wit to distinguish; there is no stronger evidence of a crazy understanding than the making too...

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Children and fools want everything, because they want wit to distinguish; there is no stronger evidence of a crazy understanding than the making too...

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Children and fools want everything, because they want wit to distinguish; there is no stronger evidence of a crazy understanding than the making too...