Thomas Fuller

1608 - 1661

A Quote by Thomas Fuller on disease

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He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on knowledge

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles at it.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on generosity

Lavishness is not generosity.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on books, learning, and losing

Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: Of Books.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on mercy

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He that will not be merciful to his beast is a beast himself.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on anger, body, desires, and soul

He was one of a lean body and visage, as if his eager soul, biting for anger at the clog of his body, desired to fret a passage through it.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: Life of the Duke of Alva.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on action and good

A man is not good or bad for one action.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on home and horses

If an ass goes traveling he will not come home a horse.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on age and names

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The Pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: Of Tombs.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on friendship, happiness, and unhappiness

No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend until he is unhappy.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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