War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
George Herbert (1593 - 1633)
Contributed by: Zaady
The mill cannot grind with the water that is past.
Source: "Jacula Prudentum," 1651.
Every mile is two in winter.
The house shows the owner.
He that lies with the dogs, riseth with fleas.
The wearer knows where the shoe wrings.
Source: Jacula Prudentum, 1640
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, A box where sweets compacted lie.
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.
By all means use sometimes to be alone.
Source: The Temple. The Church Porch
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