If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter. Thomas Fulle
Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
It is said that the darkest hour of the night comes just before the dawn.
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest. Thomas Fu
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm.
Many come to bring their clothes to church rather than themselves.
A conservative believes nothing should be done for the first time. Thomas Fulle
We have all forgot more than we remember.
Seeing's believing, but feeling's the truth
Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain of the want of memory, when the defect is in the judgment; and others, by grasping at all, retain nothing.
Better one's House be too little one day than too big all the Year after.
He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
He that hopes no good fears no ill.
'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship. Thomas Fulle
Friendships multiply joys and divide griefs.
Cruelty is a tyrant that's always attended with fear. Thomas Fu
He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must pass himself; for every man has need to be forgiven.
If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
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.
A man in passion rides a horse that runs away with him.
Be a friend to thyself, and others will be so too.
Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night. Thomas Fu
Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness.
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf. Thomas Fu
There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an angry heart. Thomas Fulle
Charity begins at home, but should not end there.