Robert Hall Quote
“He might be a very clever man by nature for aught I know, but he laid so many books upon his head that his brains could not move.”
On Kippis; Gregory's Life of Hall, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
“Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.”
―John Maynard Keynes
As quoted in: "Christianity and human relations in industry" (1951) by Sir George Schuster, p. 109
“Each pursues his own theory, little solicitous to correct or improve it by an attention to what is advanced by his opponents.”
An Essay on The Principle of Population (1798), Chapter I
Discourses, Book I, ch. 24
Born: May 2, 1764
Died: February 21, 1831 (aged 66)
Bio: Robert Hall was an English Baptist minister.