Lavishness is not generosity.
Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship. Thomas Fuller, M.D.
Source: Gnomologia, 1732
Associate with men of judgment, for judgment is found in conversation, and we make another man's judgment ours by frequenting his company.
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.
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