That which is a law today is none tomorrow
Quote by Robert Burton
Law And Lawyers Quotes
No cord or cable can draw so forcibly, or bind so fast, as love can...
Worldly wealth is the Devil's bait; and those whose minds feed upon riches recede, in...
No rule is so general, which admits not some exception.
Good laws are begot by bad actions
A dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther than a giant...
Marriage and hanging go by destiny; matches are made in heaven
A good conscience is a continual feast.
They lard their lean books with the fat of others' works.
Be not solitary, be not idle
One was never married and that's his hell; another is, and that's his plague
We can make mayors and officers every year, but not scholars.
Our wrangling lawyers are so litigious and busy here on earth, that I think they...
Idleness is an appendix to nobility
England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy is a paradise for...
A quiet mind cureth all.
Almost in every kingdom the most ancient families have been at first princes' bastards.
Every man hath a good and a bad angel attending on him in particular all...
One was never married, and that's his hell; another is, and that's his plague.
A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
Many men are melancholy by hearing music, but it is a pleasing melancholy that it...