Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.
George Herbert (1593 - 1633)
Contributed by: Zaady
By all means use sometimes to be alone.
Source: The Temple. The Church Porch
Follow not truth too near the heels, lest it dash out thy teeth.
Source: "Jacula Prudentum," 1651.
Be useful where thou livest.
A verse may find him who a sermon flies.
War is death's feast.
Source: Outlandish Proverbs
War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
The mill cannot grind with the water that is past.
Every mile is two in winter.
The house shows the owner.
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