John Heywood

1497? - 1580

A Quote by John Heywood

Small pitchers have wyde eares.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. v. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood

So many heads so many wits.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. iii. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood

Than catch and hold while I may, fast binde, fast finde.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. iii. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood on cats

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The cat would eate fish, and would not wet her feete.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. xi. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood

The fat is in the fire.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. iii. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood on men

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The greatest Clerkes be not the wisest men.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. v. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood on horses

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The grey mare is the better horse.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. iv. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood on happiness and wealth

The loss of wealth is loss of dirt, As sages in all times assert; The happy man 's without a shirt.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Be Merry Friends. 1598

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A Quote by John Heywood on day

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Rome was not built in one day.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. xi. 1546

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A Quote by John Heywood

Rule the rost.

John Heywood (1497? - 1580)

Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. v. 1546

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