John Philpot Curran - Quotes

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Evil prospers when good men do nothing.

Evil prospers when good men do nothing.

My dear doctor, I am surprised to hear you say that I am coughing very badly, as I have been practising all night. ---->>>

Assassinate me you may; intimidate me you cannot. ---->>>

The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance. ---->>>

It is the common fate of the indolent to see their rights become a prey to the active. ---->>>

I have never yet heard of a murderer who was not afraid of a ghost. ---->>>

In this administration, a place can be found for every bad man. ---->>>

When I can't talk sense, I talk metaphor. ---->>>

His smile is like the silver plate on a coffin.

His smile is like the silver plate on a coffin.

Biography

Nationality: Irish
Born: July 24, 1750
Birthplace:
Die: October 14, 1817
Occupation: Public Servant
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John Philpot Curran (24 July 1750 – 14 October 1817) was an Irish orator, politician, wit, lawyer and judge, who held the office of Master of the Rolls in Ireland. Born in Newmarket, County Cork, he was the son of James and Sarah Curran.(wikipedia)