"Truth is an amiable and delightful Object to the Eye of the Mind, but it is not easily apprehended by the Bulk of Mankind; especially if it be remote from common Observation, or abstracted from sensible Experience."
— Fordyce, David (bap. 1711, d. 1751)
Fordyce, David. Dialogues Concerning Education. 2 vols. (London: [s.n.], 1745).