Timothy Dexter Quotes

Best Quotes by Timothy Dexter

“An ungrateful man is like a hog under a tree eating acorns, but never looking up to see where they come from.”

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“I guess the world is one very large living creature, and always was, and always will be without any end from everlasting to everlasting, and no end. What grows on this large creature is trees and many other things. In the room of hair the rocks is moulds. This is called land where the hair grows, the belly the sea — all kinds of fish is the worms in the belly.”

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“It costs eight hundred dollars a year to support a watch in this town, and yer gentlemen's windows are broken, fences pulled down and Cellars broken open, and much other misdemeanors done at night. Are the watch asleep, or are they afraid to detect those who are guilty of such practises?”

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