He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must pass himself; for every man has need to be forgiven.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Today is yesterday's pupil.
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness.
Bad excuses are worse than none.
When good people have a falling out, only one of them may be at fault...
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
A book that is shut is but a block.
He is happy that knoweth not himself to be otherwise.
First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell.
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between...
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife.
He does not believe who does not live according to his belief.
The more wit the less courage.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which printers have lost.
That is sad until one recalls how many bad books the world may yet be...
In the middle of the silence in a writer's house lies an invalid: the book...