Miguel de Cervantes

1547 - 1616

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on luck

in

As ill luck would have it.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Source: Don Quixote, pt. i. bk. i ch. ii.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on past

in

He is mad past recovery, but yet he has lucid intervals

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on music and soul

in

All music jars when the soul's out of tune.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on worship

in

Take care, your worship, those things over there are not giants but windmills.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Source: Don Quixote, pt. I, ch. 8.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Where one door shuts another opens.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on cats and play

in

Those who will play with cats must expect to be scratched.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on courage, friendship, and wealth

He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on danger, delay, and design

Delay always breeds danger and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

All persons are not discreet enough to know how to take things by the right handle

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on experience and proverbs

A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content