One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
Quote by George Herbert
Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most,...
Storms make the oak grow deeper roots.
A tyrant is most tyrant to himself
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
There would be no great ones if there were no little ones
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
Sometimes the best gain is to lose
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, A box where sweets compacted lie
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
The shortest answer is doing.
There is an hour wherein a man might be happy all his life, could he...
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if...
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
Do not wait; the time will never be just right. Start where you stand, and...
Punishment is lame, but it comes
Mercifully, he hit him with the soft end of the pistol.
He who does not punish evil commands it to be done.