War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
Quote by George Herbert
You must lose a fly to catch a trout.
Storms make the oak grow deeper roots.
Living well is the best revenge.
He hath no leisure who useth it not.
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
Be thrifty, but not covetous.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
If any speak ill of thee, fly home to thy own conscience and examine thy...
One enemy is too much.
Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most,...
Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within...
The shortest answer is doing.
The eyes have one language everywhere.
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.
Better never begin than never make an end.