In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
Quote by George Herbert
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
The shortest answer is doing.
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within...
Be thrifty, but not covetous.
You must lose a fly to catch a trout.
The offender never pardons
Punishment is lame, but it comes
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if...
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush.
There would be no great ones if there were no little ones
There is great force hidden in a gentle command.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
Love, and a cough, cannot be hid.
If any speak ill of thee, fly home to thy own conscience and examine thy...
The resolved mind hath no cares.
Better never begin than never make an end.
He that will learn to pray, let him go to sea.