(Feb 1732 - 4 Nov 1764)
English poet, satirist and clergyman who wrote lampoons in couplets. He has been called the most important satiric poet between Alexander Pope and Lord Byron.
Science Quotes by Charles Churchill (1 quote)
The surest way to health, say what they will,
Is never to suppose we shall be ill;
Most of the ills which we poor mortals know
From doctors and imagination flow.
— Charles Churchill
In 'Night: An Epistle to Robert Lloyd', Poems of Charles Churchill (1822), Vol. 1, 98.