Good is not good where better is expected
Quote by Thomas Fuller
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
Be a friend to thyself and others will too
A good horse should be seldom spurred.
Bad excuses are worse than none.
Abused patience turns to fury.
All the molestations of marriage are abundantly recompensed with the other comforts which God bestoweth...
He injures a fair lady that beholds her not
God, give me a rich husband though he be an ass
He who gives his heart will not deny his money.
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain...
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
Pride had rather out of the way than go behind
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time.
Law cannot persuade where it cannot punish
Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary,...
I want to live perfectly above the law, and make it my servant. instead of...
Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.