Edward Gibbon

Government

Edward Gibbon quote : Of the various forms …

Of the various forms of government which have prevailed in the world, an hereditary monarchy seems to present the fairest…

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Freedom

Edward Gibbon quote : Their poverty secured their …

Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism. Edward Gibbon

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History

Edward Gibbon quote : History is indeed little …

History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind. Edward Gibbon

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History

Edward Gibbon quote : History is little more …

History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind. Edward Gibbon

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FriendshipHappiness

Edward Gibbon quote : I understand by this …

I understand by this passion the union of desire, friendship, and tenderness, which is inflamed by a single female, which…

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Courage

Edward Gibbon quote : The courage of a …

The courage of a soldier is found to be the cheapest and most common quality of human nature. Edward Gibbon

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Business

Edward Gibbon quote : Our work is the …

Our work is the presentation of our capabilities. Edward Gibbon

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Beauty

Edward Gibbon quote : Beauty is an outward …

Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused. Edward Gibbon

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Alone

Edward Gibbon quote : I was never less …

I was never less alone than when by myself. Edward Gibbon

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Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon FRS (/ˈɡɪbən/; 8 May 1737? 16 January 1794) was an English historian, writer and Member of Parliament. His…

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