If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
Today is yesterday's pupil.
Custom is the plague of wise men and the idol of fools
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune.
God, give me a rich husband though he be an ass
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it
Praise makes good men better and bad men worse
Nothing is easy to the unwilling.
Enquire not what boils in another's pot
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
The more wit the less courage.
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
The patient is not likely to recover who makes the doctor his heir.
We have all forgot more than we remember.
All doors open to courtesy
Courtesy and good humor are often found with little real worth
I wish the men in my house would be a little more courteous and put...