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Thomas Fuller
June 19, 1608 - August 16, 1661
Nationality: English
Category: Clergyman
Subcategory: English Clergyman

Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye.


Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.


We have all forgot more than we remember.


Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge of the commonwealth.


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


Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.


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


He that has a great nose, thinks everybody is speaking of it.


He is not poor that hath not much, but he that craves much.


All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.


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


An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.


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


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


He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.


If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.


It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.


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


With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.


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


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