The neer to the church, the further from God.
John Heywood (1497? - 1580)
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. ix. 1546
Contributed by: Zaady
She is nether fish nor flesh, nor good red herring.
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. x. 1546
She looketh as butter would not melt in her mouth.
Shee had seene far in a milstone.
Small pitchers have wyde eares.
Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. v. 1546
So many heads so many wits.
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. iii. 1546
Than catch and hold while I may, fast binde, fast finde.
The cat would eate fish, and would not wet her feete.
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. xi. 1546
One swallow maketh not summer.
Out of Gods blessing into the warme Sunne.
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