Life is half spent before we know what it is.
Quote by George Herbert
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
The offender never pardons
He hath no leisure who useth it not.
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
There would be no great ones if there were no little ones
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, A box where sweets compacted lie
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
It is good to have friends both in Heaven and Hell?
It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush.
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
Love, and a cough, cannot be hid.
Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by mistake and...
Spend not on hopes.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.