Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught
Quote by George Savile
Many men swallow the being cheated, but no man can ever endure to chew it.
No man is so much a fool as not to have wit enough sometimes to...
Malice is of a low stature, but it hath very long arms.
A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.
Some men's memory is like a box where a man should mingle his jewels with...
Nothing would more contribute to make a man wise than to have always an enemy...
A prince who will not undergo the difficulty of understanding must undergo the danger of...
The best way to suppose what may come, is to remember what is past.
Love is a passion that hath friends in the garrison.
Popularity is a crime from the moment it is sought; it is only a virtue...
The sight of a drunkard is a better sermon against that vice than the best...
Laws are generally not understood by three sorts of persons, viz, by those who make...
A man man may dwell so long upon a thought that it may take him...
A princely mind will undo a private family.
Most men make little use of their speech than to give evidence against their own...
Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is good company along the way.
When the people contend for their liberty, they seldom get anything by their victory but...
The best Qualification of a Prophet is to have a good Memory.
Our nature hardly allows us to have enough of anything without having too much.
A husband without faults is a dangerous observer.