Thomas Fuller

1608 - 1661

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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A Quote by Thomas Fuller

Today is yesterday's pupil.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller

A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on vices

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Search others for their virtues, and thyself for thy vices.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller

It is a silly game where nobody wins.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: Gnomologia

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on dogs and women

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A woman, a dog and a walnut tree, the more you beat them, the better they be.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

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A Quote by Thomas Fuller on proverbs and words

A proverb is much matter decocted into a few words.

Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)

Source: The History of the Worthies of England

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