Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
He knows little, who will tell his wife all he knows.
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.
With foxes we must play the fox.
Memory is like a purse, if it be over-full that it cannot shut, all will...
Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it
Even doubtful accusations leave a stain behind them
Pride will spit in pride's face.
'Tis better to suffer wrong than do it.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings.
Two things a man should never be angry at: what he can help, and what...
He that travels much knows much.
Law cannot persuade where it cannot punish
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
Change of weather is the discourse of fools.
Business is the salt of life
'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship.
If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it...
By 1948, the Italians had begun to pull themselves together, demonstrating once more their astonishing...