Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain of the want of memory, when the defect is in the judgment; and others, by grasping at all, retain nothing.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Thomas Fuller Quotes
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell.
The patient is not likely to recover who makes the doctor his heir.
Pride will spit in pride's face.
Good is not good where better is expected
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.
He does not believe who does not live according to his belief.
Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
He that has a great nose, thinks everybody is speaking of it.
Enquire not what boils in another's pot
Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched.
'Tis not every question that deserves an answer.
Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
The more wit the less courage.
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
A book that is shut is but a block.