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5 Famous Quotes by Daniel Defoe
9/13/1660 - 4/24/1731
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Daniel DefoŽ     Daniel Foe     Daniel Defoe Jr
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Whenever God erects a house of prayer The devil always builds a chapel there; And 'twill be found, upon examination, The latter has the largest congregation.

Churches Quotes, by Daniel Defoe , Source: The True Born Englishman (pt. I, l. 1)

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Great families of yesterday we show, And lords whose parents were the Lord knows who.

Ancestry Quotes, by Daniel Defoe , Source: The True-Born Englishman (part I, l. 372)

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Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.

Age Quotes, by Daniel Defoe

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Wealth, howsoever got, in England makes lords of mechanics, gentlemen of rakes; Antiquity and birth are needless here; 'Tis impudence and money makes a peer.

Finance and economics Quotes, by Daniel Defoe

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It is better to have a lion at the head of an army od sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions.

Leadership Quotes, by Daniel Defoe

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