A good horse should be seldom spurred.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Thomas Fuller Quotes
Enquire not what boils in another's pot
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
Custom is the plague of wise men and the idol of fools
Eaten bread is forgotten.
With foxes we must play the fox.
All the molestations of marriage are abundantly recompensed with the other comforts which God bestoweth...
Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
He injures a fair lady that beholds her not
God makes, and apparel shapes: but it's money that finishes the man.
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which printers have lost.
Wine hath drowned more men than the sea.
God, give me a rich husband though he be an ass
'Tis not every question that deserves an answer.
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
If you think you have it tough, read history books.
Even bad books are books and therefore sacred.