Better a tooth out than always aching.
A good garden may have some weeds.
Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away.
Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
All doors open to courtesy. Thomas Fulle
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper into highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side of his face can smile while the other is pinched. Try whether
A wise man turns chance into good fortune. Thomas Fulle
A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial.
Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune. Thomas Fu
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings. Thomas Fu
Old foxes want no tutors.
Slight small injuries, and they will become none at all.
Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building. Thomas Fu
Seeing's believing, but feeling's the truth
A wise man turns chance into good fortune. Thomas Fu
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree. Thomas Fu
Better one's House be too little one day than too big all the Year after.
Today is yesterday's pupil.
'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship. Thomas Fu
Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire. Thomas Fulle
The worse the passage the more welcome the port.
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo repeats only the last art, but fame relates all, and often more than all.
Bad excuses are worse than none. Thomas Fulle
He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician.
First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.