First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Thomas Fuller Quotes
Accusing the times is but excusing ourselves
Law cannot persuade where it cannot punish
Be a friend to thyself and others will too
He is happy that knoweth not himself to be otherwise.
Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
A gift, with a kind countenance, is a double present.
A man in passion rides a horse that runs away with him.
He knows little, who will tell his wife all he knows.
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
A good horse should be seldom spurred
Nothing is easy to the unwilling.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
He that travels much knows much.
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune.
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
'Tis better to suffer wrong than do it.
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
The hypocrite who always plays one and the same part ceases at last to be...
How inexpressible is the meanness of being a hypocrite! how horrible is it to be...