The greatest harm that you can do unto the envious, is to do well.
John Lyly (1554 - 1606)
Contributed by: Zaady
He that loseth his honestie hath nothing to lose.
The measure of life is not length, but honesty.
Where the mind is past hope, the heart is past shame.
The finest edge is made with the blunt whetstone.
Source: Euphues, 1579 (Arber's reprint), Page 47.
Maydens, be they never so foolyshe, yet beeing fayre they are commonly fortunate.
Source: Euphues and his England, page 279.
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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