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English Writer and Clergyman, 1577-1640
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A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
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A dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther than a giant himself.
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A good conscience is a continual feast.
Conscience
A good husband makes a good wife
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A mere scholar, a mere ass.
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A quiet mind cureth all.
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All my joys to this are folly, / Naught so sweet as melancholy.
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All places are distant from heaven alike
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All poets are mad.
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As much valour is to be found in feasting as in fighting, and some of our city captains and carpet knights will make this good, and prove it.
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Be not solitary, be not idle
Idleness
Diogenes struck the father when the son swore
Family
England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the diverb goes
CountryParadise
Every other sin hath some pleasure annexed to it, or will admit of an excuse: envy alone wants both
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From this it is clear how much more cruel the pen is than the sword.
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Great feelings will often take the aspect of error, and great faith the aspect of illusion.
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He loves who advises
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He that comes last is commonly best
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Health indeed is a precious thing, to recover and preserve which we undergo any misery, drink bitter potions, freely give our goods: restore a man to his health, his purse lies open to thee
Health
Hope ye unhappy ones; ye happy ones, fear.
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