Nothing sharpens sight like envy
Quote by Thomas Fuller
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.
There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.
With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.
Accusing the times is but excusing ourselves
My son is my son till he have got him a wife, But my daughter's...
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the...
Pride had rather out of the way than go behind
He is not poor that hath not much, but he that craves much.
A good conscience is the best divinity
He that travels much knows much.
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed
Despair gives courage to a coward.
A good horse should be seldom spurred
A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial.
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
Memory is the treasure house of the mind wherein the monuments thereof are kept and...