Security is the mother of danger and the grandmother of destruction.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched.
The fool wanders, a wise man travels.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper into highest degree, while the...
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with
A man in passion rides a horse that runs away with him
Good is not good where better is expected
Slight small injuries, and they will become none at all.
Plain dealing is a jewel, but they that wear it are out of fashion
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time.
A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial.
A little skill in antiquity inclines a man to Popery.
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while...
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
That trial is not fair where affection is judge
Old foxes want no tutors.
Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get em, get...
All doors open to courtesy
Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy
Really big people are, above everything else, courteous, considerate and generous - not just to...