The remedy for thirst? It is the opposite of the one for a dog bite: run always after a dog, he'll never bite you; drink always before thirst, and it will never overtake you.
Quote by Francois Rabelais
Francois Rabelais Quotes
For he who can wait, everything comes in time.
I drink no more than a sponge.
The Devil was sick - the Devil a monk would be, The Devil was well...
It is better to write of laughter than of tears, for laughter is the property...
How shall I be able to rule over others, that have not full power and...
I know of a charm by way of a prayer that will preserve a man...
How can I govern others, who can't even govern myself?
The farce is finished. I go to seek a vast perhaps.
From the gut comes the strut, and where hunger reigns, strength abstains.
In their rules there was only one clause: Do what you will.
A habit does not a monk make.
Science without conscience is the death of the soul.
Misery is the company of Lawsuits.
If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks.
There are more old drunkards than old physicians.
Believe me, 'tis a godlike thing to lend; to owe is a heroic virtue.
When undertaking marriage, everyone must be the judge of his own thoughts, and take counsel...
I place no hope in my strength, nor in my works: but all my confidence...
Ignorance is the mother of all evils.
Nature abhors a vacuum.