He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician.
Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)
Contributed by: Zaady
If you have knowledge, let others light their candles at it.
Lavishness is not generosity.
Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
Source: Of Books.
He that will not be merciful to his beast is a beast himself.
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.
Source: Life of the Duke of Alva.
A man is not good or bad for one action.
If an ass goes traveling he will not come home a horse.
The Pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.
Source: Of Tombs.
No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend until he is unhappy.
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