John Bartlett (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
Thomas Hobbes 1588-1679 John Bartlett
|For words are wise men’s counters,—they do but reckon by them; but they are the money of fools.|
|The Leviathan. Part i. Chap. iv.|
|No arts, no letters, no society, and which is worst of all, continual fear and danger of violent death, and the life of man solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short.|
|The Leviathan. Part i. Chap. xviii.|