Lavishness is not generosity.
He that bringeth a present findeth the door open.
It is much better to have your gold in the hand than in the heart.
The devil himself is good when he is pleased.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings.
Eaten bread is soon forgotten.
If your desires be endless, your cares and fears will be so too.
Haste and rashness are storms and tempests, breaking and wrecking business; but nimbleness is a full, fair wind, blowing it with speed to the heaven.
Do nothing hastily but catching of fleas.
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge of the commonwealth.
Judge of thine improvement, not by what thou speakest or writest, but by the firmness of thy mind, and the government of thy passions and affections.
The patient is not likely to recover who makes the doctor his heir.
A man is not good or bad for one action.
Category: Judgment And Judges
A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial.