Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.
With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint;...
A good garden may have some weeds.
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
Enquire not what boils in another's pot
Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night.
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
The more wit the less courage.
Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.
Change of weather is the discourse of fools.
There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an...
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
Continuity is at the heart of conservatism: ecology serves that heart.
We won't have a society if we destroy the environment
Don't blow it, good planets are hard to find.
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop...