A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
Quote by George Herbert
The mouse that hath but one hole is quickly taken.
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if...
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
He that hath lost his credit is dead to the world.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
Living well is the best revenge.
Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most,...
The offender never pardons
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them.
Be thrifty, but not covetous.
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
The eyes have one language everywhere.
One enemy is too much.
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
There is great force hidden in a gentle command.
Storms make the oak grow deeper roots.
There is an hour wherein a man might be happy all his life, could he...
A solved problem creates two new problems, and the best prescription for happy living is...
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy...