Sometimes the best gain is to lose
Quote by George Herbert
A tyrant is most tyrant to himself
Spend not on hopes.
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.
Living well is the best revenge.
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
The mouse that hath but one hole is quickly taken.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
O Thou who has given us so much, mercifully grant us one thing more-a grateful...
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one...
Be thrifty, but not covetous.
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
It is good to have friends both in Heaven and Hell?
I think the reason I don't read is because, when I'm reading, I feel like...
Be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
I distrust camels, and anyone else who can go a week without a drink.