Thomas Fuller Quotes

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A book that is shut is but a block.
Thomas Fuller

A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
Thomas Fuller

Thomas Fuller Quotes
Thomas Fuller Quotes
A good garden may have some weeds.
Thomas Fuller

A little skill in antiquity inclines a man to Popery.
Thomas Fuller

A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife.
Thomas Fuller

Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Thomas Fuller

An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.
Thomas Fuller

Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune.
Thomas Fuller

Better a tooth out than always aching.
Thomas Fuller

Better one's House be too little one day than too big all the Year after.
Thomas Fuller

Care and diligence bring luck.
Thomas Fuller

Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
Thomas Fuller

Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
Thomas Fuller

Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers.
Thomas Fuller

First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
Thomas Fuller

Great is the difference betwixt a man's being frightened at, and humbled for his sins.
Thomas Fuller

He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
Thomas Fuller

He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must pass himself; for every man has need to be forgiven.
Thomas Fuller

He that has one eye is a prince among those that have none.
Thomas Fuller

He's my friend that speaks well of me behind my back.
Thomas Fuller

If an ass goes travelling he will not come home a horse.
Thomas Fuller

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

It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
Thomas Fuller

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.
Thomas Fuller

Memory is the treasure house of the mind wherein the monuments thereof are kept and preserved.
Thomas Fuller

No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend till he is unhappy.
Thomas Fuller

One may miss the mark by aiming too high as too low.
Thomas Fuller

Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
Thomas Fuller

The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
Thomas Fuller

There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an angry heart.
Thomas Fuller

'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship.
Thomas Fuller

Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
Thomas Fuller

We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.
Thomas Fuller

Wine hath drowned more men than the sea.
Thomas Fuller

With foxes we must play the fox.
Thomas Fuller

Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
Thomas Fuller
 
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