Plain dealing is a jewel, but they that wear it are out of fashion
Quote by Thomas Fuller
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.
Bad excuses are worse than none
All things are difficult before they were easy
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.
God makes, and apparel shapes: but it's money that finishes the man.
Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings
Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
A man is not good or bad for one action.
He that knows least commonly presumes most
Better be alone than in bad company.
The fool wanders, a wise man travels.
Good is not good where better is expected
Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
Be a friend to thyself and others will too
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
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One may miss the mark by aiming too high as too low.
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