Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Poetry is music in words; and music is poetry in sound: both excellent sauce, but...
Today is yesterday's pupil.
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo...
Great hopes make great men.
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
Despair gives courage to a coward.
He that knows least commonly presumes most
One may miss the mark by aiming too high as too low.
The more wit the less courage.
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing
The fool wanders, a wise man travels.
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.
Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away.
He does not believe who does not live according to his belief.
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched.
There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an...
No man is the worse for knowing the worst of himself.
The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.
He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.