Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Enquire not what boils in another's pot
Unseasonable kindness gets no thanks.
Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it
Poor men's reasons are not heard.
Be a friend to thyself and others will too
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
Better lose a jest than a friend
He's my friend that speaks well of me behind my back.
Wine hath drowned more men than the sea.
Nothing sharpens sight like envy
Accusing the times is but excusing ourselves
Abused patience turns to fury.
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed
That trial is not fair where affection is judge
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper into highest degree, while the...
Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell.
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.
Mirth is like a flash of lightning, that breaks through a gloom of clouds, and...
I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well,...