Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Music is nothing else but wild sounds civilized into time and tune.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while...
We have all forgot more than we remember
Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night
Cruelty is a tyrant that's always attended with fear
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
All doors open to courtesy.
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
The pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.
He injures a fair lady that beholds her not
Change of weather is the discourse of fools.
Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge...
Accusing the times is but excusing ourselves
No man is the worse for knowing the worst of himself.
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.
Praise is the best diet for us, after all
Who cared if there was really any Being to pray to? What mattered was the...