Business is the salt of life
Quote by Thomas Fuller
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
Bad excuses are worse than none
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness
First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship.
Better a tooth out than always aching.
Pride will spit in pride's face.
Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while...
If an ass goes travelling he will not come home a horse.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings
Accusing the times is but excusing ourselves
All the molestations of marriage are abundantly recompensed with the other comforts which God bestoweth...
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
The fool wanders, a wise man travels.
Pride had rather out of the way than go behind
Scalded cats fear even cold water.
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time.
Abused patience turns to fury.