England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the diverb goes
Quote by Robert Burton
One religion is as true as another
Were it not that they are loath to lay out money on a rope, they...
A dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther than a giant...
One was never married and that's his hell; another is, and that's his plague
No cord or cable can draw so forcibly, or bind so fast, as love can...
A good conscience is a continual feast.
Most part of a lover's life is full of agony, anxiety, fear and grief, complaints,...
Great feelings will often take the aspect of error, and great faith the aspect of...
Health indeed is a precious thing, to recover and preserve which we undergo any misery,...
No rule is so general, which admits not some exception.
One was never married, and that's his hell; another is, and that's his plague.
To enlarge or illustrate this power and effect of love is to set a candle...
Wit without employment is a disease
Idleness is an appendix to nobility.
Marriage and hanging go by destiny; matches are made in heaven
If there be a hell upon earth it is to be found in a melancholy...
Truth is the shattered mirror strewn in myriad bits; while each believes his little bit...
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and...
I can be expected to look for truth but not to find it
The power of man's virtue should not be measured by his special efforts, but by...