One may miss the mark by aiming too high as too low.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Thomas Fuller Quotes
A good conscience is the best divinity
Good is not good where better is expected
Nothing sharpens sight like envy
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo...
Even doubtful accusations leave a stain behind them
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while...
A good horse should be seldom spurred
In fair Weather prepare for foul.
'Tis better to suffer wrong than do it.
We have all forgot more than we remember
Praise makes good men better and bad men worse
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
Pride will spit in pride's face.
There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an...
Poetry is music in words; and music is poetry in sound: both excellent sauce, but...