Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
He is not poor that hath not much, but he that craves much.
Two things a man should never be angry at: what he can help, and what he cannot help.
Pride will spit in pride's face.
Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune.
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.
Care and diligence bring luck.
He does not believe that does not live according to his belief.
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
Poor men's reasons are not heard.
A man is not good or bad for one action.
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
Old foxes want no tutors.
Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get em, get em right, or they will get you wrong.
There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.
'Tis better to suffer wrong than do it.
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife.
Today is yesterday's pupil.
Better one's House be too little one day than too big all the Year after.
Better be alone than in bad company.
Anger is one of the sinews of the soul.
He knows little, who will tell his wife all he knows.
Nothing is easy to the unwilling.
Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers.
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings.
He that hopes no good fears no ill.
A good horse should be seldom spurred.
All doors open to courtesy.
Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away.
Many come to bring their clothes to church rather than themselves.
Eaten bread is forgotten.
There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side; of the face can smile while the other is pinched.
If an ass goes travelling he will not come home a horse.
Health is not valued till sickness comes.