Thomas Fuller

1608 - 1661

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.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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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 crime

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The number of malefactors authorizes not the crime.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on difficulty

All things are difficult before they are easy.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller

He that sips of many arts, drinks of none.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on expectation and good

Good is not good where better is expected.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on husbands

She commandeth her husband, in any equal matter, by constant obeying him.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: Holy and Profane State. The Good Wife.

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on body, earth, mortality, and soul

To smell to a turf of fresh earth is wholesome for the body; no less are thoughts of mortality cordial to the soul.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: The Virtuous Lady.

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