Living without faith is like driving in a fog.
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Fire, the sea, and woman; these are three ills
Leap and the net will appear.
Hold your nose to the grindstone
As the grace of man is in the mind, so the beauty of the mind...
Good advice is beyond all price.
Old age and treachery will overcome youth and skill.
Only fools and horses work
Charity begins at home, but should not end there
If you don't make mistakes, you don't make anything
Don't draw another's bow, don't ride another's horse, don't mind another's business
He would argue the moon was blue
Three may keep counsel, if two be away
In the midst of life we are in death.
All men judge the acts of others by what they would have done themselves
A rat is not born a rabbit
A guilty conscience needs no accuser
If the doctor cures, the sun sees it; but if he kills, the earth hides...
Death cancels everything but truth.
We may have civilized bodies and yet barbarous souls. We are blind to the real...
When I came back to Dublin I was court marshaled in my absence and sentenced...