All is well with him who is beloved of his neighbors.
George Herbert (1593 - 1633)
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
Contributed by: Zaady
Trust not one night's ice.
Source: "Jacula Prudentum," 1651.
Go not for every grief to the physician, nor for every quarrell to the lawyer, nor for every thirst to the pot.
The worst speak something good; if all want sense, God takes a text, and preacheth Patience.
Source: The Temple, The Church Porch
Well may he smell fire, whose gown burns.
But who does hawk at eagles with a dove?
Source: The Temple, The Sacrifice
The mill cannot grind with the water that is past.
Every mile is two in winter.
The house shows the owner.
He that lies with the dogs, riseth with fleas.
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