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119 Famous Quotes by Thomas Fuller
- 8/16/1661
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Those, who in quarrels interpose, Must often wipe a bloody nose.

Proverbs Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Gnomologia

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Tombs are the clothes of the dead. A grave is but a plain suit, and a rich monument is one embroidered.

Monuments Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States (bk. III, Of Tombs)

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Rebellion must be managed with many swords; treason to his prince's person may be with one knife.

Treason Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: The Holy and Profane States--The Traitor

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He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint; that boasts of it, is a devil.

Sin Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy State--Of Self-Praising

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A hypocrite is in himself both the archer and the mark, in all actions shooting at his own praise or profit.

Hypocrisy Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States--The Hypocrite (maxim I, bk. V, ch. VIII)

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There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.

Labor Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Pisgah--Sight of Palestine (ed. 1650, p. 128)

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He is rich that is satisfied.

All about love Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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He that fears you present will hate you absent.

Hate Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Act nothing in furious passion. It's putting to sea in a storm.

Passion Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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When yet was ever found a mother Who'd give her booby for another?

Proverbs Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Gnomologia

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Take the advice of a faithful friend, and submit thy inventions to his censure.

Invention Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States (bk. III, Of Fancy)

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Sin writes histories, goodness is silent. [Ger., Das Uebel macht eine Geschichte und das Gute keine.]

Sin Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy State--Of Self-Praising

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The pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.

Forgetfulness Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States--Of Tombs (maxim VI)

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Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a maimed mind.

Negativity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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A good horse should be seldom spurred

Horses Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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

Wives Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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An inch in missing is as bad as an ell.

Proverbs Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Gnomologia

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All those must such delights expect to share, Who for their friend think fit to take a bear.

Proverbs Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Gnomologia

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Out of mind, when out of view.

Proverbs Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Gnomologia

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He knows little who will tell his wife all he knows.

Wives Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States (maxim VII, The Good Husband)

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It is so far from being needless pains, that it may bring considerable profit, to carry Charcoals to Newcastle.

Labor Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Pisgah--Sight of Palestine (ed. 1650, p. 128)

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He that is proud of the rustling of his silks, like a madman, laughs at the ratling of his fetters. For indeed, Clothes ought to be our remembrancers of our lost innocency.

Apparel Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States--Apparel

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Anger is one of the sinews of the soul.

Anger Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States--Anger

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No time to break jests when the heartstrings are about to be broken.

Jesting Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States (maxim VIII)

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Jest not with the two-edged sword of God's word.

Jesting Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Holy and Profane States--Of Jesting (maxim II)

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