Nathan Bailey

Nathan
Bailey
1742

English Philologist and Lexicographer

Author Quotes

Threats without power are like powder without ball.

A wise man never wants a weapon.

A tale-bearer is worse than a thief.

Tell your secret to your servant, and you make him your master.

Gaping is catching.

To give or to forbear requires judgment.

Author Picture
First Name
Nathan
Last Name
Bailey
Death Date
1742
Bio

English Philologist and Lexicographer