He that sips of many arts, drinks of none.
Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
To smell to a turf of fresh earth is wholesome for the body; no less are thoughts of mortality cordial to the soul.
Source: The Virtuous Lady.
Today is yesterday's pupil.
A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial.
Search others for their virtues, and thyself for thy vices.
It is a silly game where nobody wins.
A woman, a dog and a walnut tree, the more you beat them, the better they be.
A proverb is much matter decocted into a few words.
Source: The History of the Worthies of England
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