Thomas Browne Quotes (166 quotes)

Thomas Browne
Variant: "Rough diamonds are sometimes mistaken for pebbles" From: "Sir Thomas Browne's Works, Including His Life And Correspondence", edited by Simon Wilkin F.L.S, Volume 4 (William Pickering, 1835), p. 73, "Christian Morals"
Thomas Browne
Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Repertorium. A letter to a friend. Christion morals. Certain miscellany tracts. Unpublished papers (1835 edition)
Thomas Browne
The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (1928 edition), Taylor & Francis
Thomas Browne
Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Including His Life and Correspondence (1835 edition)
Thomas Browne
Religio medici: A letter to a friend, Christian morals, Urn-burial, and other papers (1862 edition)
Thomas Browne
Christian Morals (1845 edition), p. 7

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Born: October 19, 1605

Died: October 19, 1682 (aged 77)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Scientist

Bio: Sir Thomas Browne was an English author of varied works which reveal his wide learning in diverse fields including medicine, religion, science and the esoteric.

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Life is a waste of wearisome hours, Which seldom the rose of enjoyment adorns, And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers, Is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.

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