Joseph Addison Quotes (524 quotes)
No. 112 (9 July 1711). - The Spectator (1711-1714)
“The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.”
No. 25 (29 March 1711). - The Spectator (1711-1714)
If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJoseph Addison
Born: May 1, 1672
Died: June 17, 1719 (aged 47)
Bio: Joseph Addison was an English essayist, poet, playwright and politician. He was a man of letters, eldest son of Lancelot Addison. His name is usually remembered alongside that of his long-standing friend, Richard Steele, with whom he founded The Spectator magazine.