Security is the mother of danger and the grandmother of destruction.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.
No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend till...
Better a tooth out than always aching.
Good is not good where better is expected
Lawyers would have a hard time making a living if people behaved themselves and kept...
A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial.
Plain dealing is a jewel, but they that wear it are out of fashion
Poor men's reasons are not heard.
Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night.
Health is not valued till sickness comes.
Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain...
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell.
Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
He does not believe that does not live according to his belief
Does history support a belief in God? If by God we mean not the creative...
The lack of belief is a defect that ought to be concealed when it cannot...