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Thomas Fuller Quotes

(1608-1661), British Clergyman, Author

He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician.

Category: Disease

Good clothes open all doors.

Category: Dress

What cannot be altered must be borne, not blamed.

Category: Endurance

Nothing sharpens sight like envy.

Category: Envy

He teaches me to be good that does me good.

Category: Example

Bad excuses are worse than none.

Category: Excuses

Good is not good, when better is expected.

Category: Expectation

Prospect is often better than possession.

Category: Expectation

Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get em, get em right, or they will get you wrong.

Category: Facts

Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo repeats only the last art, but fame relates all, and often more than all.

Category: Fame

A good garden may have some weeds.

Category: Faults

A good friend is my nearest relation.

Category: Friends And Friendship

If you have one true friend you have more than your share.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.

Category: Friends And Friendship

There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.

Category: Friends And Friendship