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    Those who agree with us may not be right, but we admire their astuteness.
    — John Heywood
    tags: right 
     
    I perfectly feele even at my fingers end.
    — John Heywood
    He that will not whan he may,Whan he would, he shall haue nay.
    — John Heywood
    Som thingis that prouoke young men to wed in haste,Show after weddyng, that hast maketh waste.
    — John Heywood
    tags: men  young 
     
    One swallow maketh not summer.
    — John Heywood
    tags: summer 
     
    While the grass groweth the horse starveth.
    — John Heywood
    Who waiteth for dead man's shoes will go long barefoot.
    — John Heywood
    The nearer to the church, the further from God.
    — John Heywood
    tags: god  church 
     
    One swallow never makes a summer.
    — John Heywood
    tags: summer 
     
    A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
    — John Heywood
    When the iron is hot, strike.
    — John Heywood
    Pryde will have a fall;For pryde goeth before and shame commeth after.
    — John Heywood
    tags: shame 
     
    Better is to bow than breake.
    — John Heywood
    It hurteth not the toung to give faire words.
    — John Heywood
    Look before you leap.
    — John Heywood
    There are none so blind as those who will not see. The most deluded people are those who choose to ignore what they already know.
    — John Heywood
    tags: people 
     
    Fieldes have eies and woods have eares.
    — John Heywood
    Cut your coat according to your cloth.
    — John Heywood
    The moon is made of a green cheese.
    — John Heywood
    tags: moon 
     
    Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
    — John Heywood
    tags: heart  impossible 
     
    If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be.
    — John Heywood
    tags: experience 
     
    Better one byrde in hand than ten in the wood.
    — John Heywood
    What is got over the devil's back is spent under his belly.
    — John Heywood
    tags: devil 
     
    It is better to beAn old man's derling than a yong man's werling.
    — John Heywood
    Children and fools cannot lie.
    — John Heywood
    tags: children  lies  child  fools 
     
    All is fish that comth to net.
    — John Heywood
    The still sowe eats up all the draffe.
    — John Heywood
    There is no fyre without some smoke.
    — John Heywood
    tags: smoke 
     
    Who is wurs shod, than the shoemakers wyfe,With shops full of shoes all hir lyfe?
    — John Heywood
    Feed by measure, and defy the physician.
    — John Heywood
    Ill wéede growth fast.
    — John Heywood
    tags: growth 
     
    A hard beginnyng makth a good endyng.
    — John Heywood
    When all candles be out, all cats be grey.
    — John Heywood
    tags: cat 
     
    One good turn asketh another.
    — John Heywood
    Every dog has its day.
    — John Heywood
    tags: dog 
     
    The cat would eate fish, and would not wet her feete.
    — John Heywood
    tags: cat 
     
    The grey mare is the better horse.
    — John Heywood
    There is no fool to the old fool.
    — John Heywood
    tags: fools 
     
    Better to give then to take.
    — John Heywood
    He must needes go that the dyvell dryveth.
    — John Heywood
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    john heywood
    Birth    : 1497
    Death  : 1580
    Occupation  : Writer