English rhetorician, logician, economist, and theologian (1787-1863)
Richard Whately was an English academic, rhetorician, logician, philosopher, economist, and theologian who also served as a reforming Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin. He was a leading Broad Churchman, a prolific and combative author over a wide range of topics, a flamboyant character, and one of the first reviewers to recognise the talents of Jane Austen.
Whately, Richard Quotes
A man is called selfish, not for pursuing his own good, but for neglecting the neighbor's.
All men wish to have truth on their side; but few to be on the side of truth.
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