That trial is not fair where affection is judge
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
He's my friend that speaks well of me behind my back.
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
Praise makes good men better and bad men worse
Poor men's reasons are not heard.
Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
Business is the salt of life
One may miss the mark by aiming too high as too low.
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo...
Old foxes want no tutors.
Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge...
Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
The wise are above books
As a vessel is known by the sound, whether it be cracked or not; so...
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less...