One good mother is worth a hundred schoolmasters.
George Herbert (1593 - 1633)
Contributed by: Midnights Muse
He who cannot forgive breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass.
Contributed by: Louëlla
Woe be to him who reads but one book.
Source: "Jacula Prudentum," 1651.
Contributed by: Zaady
Love your neighbor, yet pull not down your hedge.
Marry your son when you will: your daughter when you can.
My house, my house, though thou art small, thou art to me the Escurial.
For want of a nail, the shoe is lost; for want of a shoe the horse is lost; and for want of a horse the rider is lost.
All is well with him who is beloved of his neighbors.
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
Trust not one night's ice.
Go not for every grief to the physician, nor for every quarrell to the lawyer, nor for every thirst to the pot.
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