He that will not be merciful to his beast is a beast himself.
Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
One that will not plead that cause wherein his tongue must be confuted by his conscience.
Source: The Good Advocate.
The number of malefactors authorizes not the crime.
All things are difficult before they are easy.
He that sips of many arts, drinks of none.
Good is not good where better is expected.
She commandeth her husband, in any equal matter, by constant obeying him.
Source: Holy and Profane State. The Good Wife.
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