Praise makes good men better and bad men worse
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Great hopes make great men.
There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an...
A good conscience is the best divinity
Despair gives courage to a coward.
A book that is shut is but a block.
Abused patience turns to fury.
He that has one eye is a prince among those that have none.
There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved
Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge...
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
Care and diligence bring luck.
Poor men's reasons are not heard.
Eaten bread is forgotten.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper into highest degree, while the...
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
'Tis not every question that deserves an answer.
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.