Philip Sidney Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Philip Sidney quotes, Philip Sidney sayings, and Philip Sidney proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Either I will find a way, or I will make one. Philip Sidney
A true knight is fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger. Philip Sidney
What is birth to a man if it shall be a stain to his dead ancestors to have left such an offspring? Philip Sidney
The only disadvantage of an honest heart is credulity. Philip Sidney
It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened. Philip Sidney
It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened. Philip Sidney
Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue. Philip Sidney
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care. Philip Sidney
A brave captain is as a root, out of which, as branches, the courage of his soldiers doth spring. Philip Sidney
The only disadvantage of an honest heart is credulity. Philip Sidney
Friendship is made fast by interwoven benefits. Philip Sidney
Valor is abased by too much loftiness. Philip Sidney
The first mark of valor is defence. Philip Sidney
There is little hope of equity where rebellion reigns. Philip Sidney
The tip no jewel needs to wear: The tip is jewel of the ear. Philip Sidney
Give tribute, but not oblation, to human wisdom. Philip Sidney
Contentions for trifles can get but a trifling victory. Philip Sidney
It is against womanhood to be forward in their own wishes. Philip Sidney
A noble cause doth ease much a grievous case. Philip Sidney
The journey of high honor lies not in smooth ways. Philip Sidney
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care. Philip Sidney
A true knight us fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger. Philip Sidney
Theatre: poor stepsister of the arts. Philip Sidney