Be charitable before wealth makes thee covetous.
Sir Thomas Browne (1605 - 1682)
Source: Christian Morals, 1716
Contributed by: Zaady
Life is pure flame, and we live by an invisible sun within us.
Every Country hath its Machiavel.
Source: Religio Medici, 1642
Yet is every man his own greatest enemy, and as it were his own executioner.
Source: Religio Medici, part 2, section 4 (1635)
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