Maxioms Pet

X
Share to:

You May Also Like   /   View all maxioms

  ( comments )
  11  /  15  

The eagle suffers little birds to sing,
And is not careful what they mean thereby.

The eagle suffers little birds to sing,
And is not careful what they mean thereby.

  ( comments )
  8  /  17  

The arrow will not always find the mark intended.

The arrow will not always find the mark intended.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  11  /  19  

Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise,
(That last infirmity of noble mind)
To read more

Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise,
(That last infirmity of noble mind)
To scorn delights, and live laborious days;
But the fair guerdon when we hope to find,
And think to burst out into sudden blaze,
Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears,
And slits the thin-spun life.

by John Milton Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  1  /  9  

What you would not have done to yourselves, never do unto others.

What you would not have done to yourselves, never do unto others.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  20  /  24  

Love without end, hath no end, says the Spaniard: (meaning, if it
were not begun on particular ends, it read more

Love without end, hath no end, says the Spaniard: (meaning, if it
were not begun on particular ends, it would last).

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  12  /  23  

Great actions are not always true sons
Of great and mighty resolutions.

Great actions are not always true sons
Of great and mighty resolutions.

by Robert Burton Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  14  /  36  

When great assurance accompanies a bad undertaking, such is often
mistaken for confiding sincerity by the world at large.

When great assurance accompanies a bad undertaking, such is often
mistaken for confiding sincerity by the world at large.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  5  /  9  

Waight and measure take away strife.

Waight and measure take away strife.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  3  /  6  

They favour learning whose actions are worthy of a learned pen.

They favour learning whose actions are worthy of a learned pen.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
Maxioms Web Pet