Far more seemly to have thy study full of books, than thy purse full of money.
John Lyly (1554 - 1606)
Source: Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit (1579)
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A clere conscience is a sure carde.
Source: Euphues, 1579, page 207.
Goe to bed with the Lambe, and rise with the Larke.
Source: Euphues and his England, page 229.
The greatest harm that you can do unto the envious, is to do well.
He that loseth his honestie hath nothing to lose.
The measure of life is not length, but honesty.
As lyke as one pease is to another.
Source: Euphues, 1579, Page 215.
Beauty - a deceitful bait with a deadly hook.
It is a blind goose that cometh to the fox's sermon.
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