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119 Famous Quotes by Thomas Fuller
- 8/16/1661
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Often the cock-loft is empty, in those whom nature hath built many stories high.

Ignorance Quotes, by Thomas Fuller , Source: Andronicus (sec. VI, par. 18, 1)

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

Anger Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain of the want of memory, when the defect is in the judgment; and others, by grasping at all, retain nothing.

Memory Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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

Unhappiness Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Virtue is the only true nobility.

Virtue Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Two things a man should never be angry at: what he can help, and what he cannot help.

Anger Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.

Books Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Debt is the worst poverty.

Debt Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Bad excuses are worse than none.

Excuses Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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It is much better to have your gold in the hand than in the heart.

Gold Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.

Hope Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Virtue is the only true nobility.

Inspirational Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.

Inspirational Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer. - Gnomologia, 1732.

Inspirational Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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A wise man turns chance into good fortune.

Inspirational Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.

Advice / experience / wisdom Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Today is yesterday's pupil.

Advice / experience / wisdom Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.

Advice / experience / wisdom Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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He is rich that is satisfied.

All about love Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Feast of John Keble, Priest, Poet, Tractarian, 1866 God's own work must be done by God's own ways. Otherwise, we can take no comfort in obtaining the end, if we cannot justify the means used thereunto.

Christianity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Lord, before I commit a sin, it seems to me so shallow that I may wade through it dry-shod from any guiltiness; but when I have committed it, it often seems so deep that I cannot escape without drowning.

Christianity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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It is the best sorrow in a Christian soul when his sins are loathsome and offensive unto him--a happy token that there hath not been of late in him any insensible supply of heinous offenses, because his stale sins are still his new and daily sorrow.

Christianity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Feast of Thomas More, Scholar & Martyr, & John Fisher, Bishop & Martyr, 1535 Sorrow for sin and sorrow for suffering are ofttimes so twisted and interwoven in the same person -- yea, in the same sigh and groan -- that sometimes it is impossible for the party himself so to separate and divide them in his own sense and feeling, as to know which proceeds from the one and which from the other. Only the all-seeing eye of an infinite God is able to discern and distinguish them.

Christianity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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Pride calls me to the window, gluttony to the table, wantonness to the bed, laziness to the chimney-corner; ambition commands me to go upstairs, and covetousness to come down. Vices, I see, are as well contrary to themselves as to virtue. Free me, Lord, from this distracted case; fetch me from being sin's servant to be Thine, whose "service is perfect freedom," for Thou art but one, and ever the same.

Christianity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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It is to be feared lest our long quarrels about the manner of His presence cause the matter of His absence, for our want of charity to receive Him.

Christianity Quotes, by Thomas Fuller

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