john heywood Quotes

Those who agree with us may not be right, but we admire their astuteness.
tags: right
— John Heywood
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.
tags: men young
— John Heywood
One swallow maketh not summer.
tags: summer
— John Heywood
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.
tags: god church
— John Heywood
One swallow never makes a summer.
tags: summer
— John Heywood
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.
tags: shame
— John Heywood
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.
tags: people
— John Heywood
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.
tags: moon
— John Heywood
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
tags: heart impossible
— John Heywood
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.
tags: experience
— John Heywood
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.
tags: devil
— John Heywood
It is better to beAn old man's derling than a yong man's werling.
— John Heywood
Children and fools cannot lie.
tags: children lies child fools
— John Heywood
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.
tags: smoke
— John Heywood
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.
tags: growth
— John Heywood
A hard beginnyng makth a good endyng.
— John Heywood
When all candles be out, all cats be grey.
tags: cat
— John Heywood
One good turn asketh another.
— John Heywood
Every dog has its day.
tags: dog
— John Heywood
The cat would eate fish, and would not wet her feete.
tags: cat
— John Heywood
The grey mare is the better horse.
— John Heywood
There is no fool to the old fool.
tags: fools
— John Heywood
Better to give then to take.
— John Heywood
He must needes go that the dyvell dryveth.
— John Heywood
john heywood
Birth    : 1497
Death  : 1580
Occupation  : Writer