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Charles Churchill
1731 - 1764

British poet and satirist, author of The Rosciad, The Prophecy of Famine, and other works

By different methods different men excel.

from Epistle to William Hogarth
Those who would make us feel--must feel themselves.

from The Rosciad
No statesman e'er will find it worth his pains, to tax our labours and excise our brains.

from Night
The danger chiefly lies in acting well, no crime's so great as daring to excel.

from Epistle to William Hogarth