There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
Memory is like a purse, if it be over-full that it cannot shut, all will...
Abused patience turns to fury.
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
He that has a great nose, thinks everybody is speaking of it.
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo...
Pride will spit in pride's face.
Good is not good where better is expected
A man is not good or bad for one action.
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
What a day may bring, a day may take away
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
All the molestations of marriage are abundantly recompensed with the other comforts which God bestoweth...
There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an...
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.