Sir Thomas Browne was an English polymath and author of varied works which reveal his wide learning in diverse fields including science and medicine, religion and the esoteric. source
Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion.
As reason is a rebel to faith so passion is a rebel to reason.
To believe only possibilities is not faith but mere philosophy.
Life itself is but the shadow of death and souls departed but the shadows of...
We all labor against our own cure for death is the cure of all diseases.
All things are artificial for nature is the art of God.
Be able to be alone. Lose not the advantage of solitude and the society of...
Let age not envy draw wrinkles on thy cheeks.
To me success means effectiveness in the world that I am able to carry my ideas and values into the world - that I am able to change it in positive ways.