Richard Whately
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"Richard Whately" was an English rhetorician, logician, economist, and theologian who also served as the Anglican/Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin.

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Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets the best of the argument.

Men are like sheep, of which a flock is more easily driven than a single one.

Manners are one of the greatest engines of influence ever given to man.

All men wish to have truth on their side; but few to be on the side of truth.

Curiosity is as much the parent of attention, as attention is of memory.

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.

He is only exempt from failures who makes no effort.

It is folly to expect men to do all that they may reasonably be expected to do.