He that knows least commonly presumes most
Quote by Thomas Fuller
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
Pride will spit in pride's face.
Today is yesterday's pupil.
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
One may miss the mark by aiming too high as too low.
A gift, with a kind countenance, is a double present.
The patient is not likely to recover who makes the doctor his heir.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
Memory is like a purse, if it be over-full that it cannot shut, all will...
I remember when I was a kid I used to come home from Sunday School...
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...