Thomas Fuller Sayings and Quotes

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

Curiosity is a kernel of the forbidden fruit, which still sticketh in the throat of a natural man, sometimes to the danger of his choking. Thomas Fuller
Moderation is the silken string running through the pearl-chain of all virtues. Thomas Fuller
Sickness is felt, but health not at all. Thomas Fuller
Drink washes off the daub and discovers the man. Thomas Fuller
Wine hath drowned more men than the sea. Thomas Fuller
Cruelty is a tyrant that's always attended with fear. Thomas Fuller
Debt is the worst poverty. Thomas Fuller
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men. Thomas Fuller
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them. Thomas Fuller
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf. Thomas Fuller
You cannot repent too soon, because you do not know how soon it may be too late. Thomas Fuller
Even doubtful accusations leave a stain behind them. Thomas Fuller
There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved. Thomas Fuller
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest. Thomas Fuller
Charity begins at home, but should not end there. Thomas Fuller
An old goat is never the more reverend for his beard. Thomas Fuller
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. Thomas Fuller
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf. Thomas Fuller
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf. Thomas Fuller
Eaten bread is forgotten. Thomas Fuller
Memory is the treasure house of the mind wherein the monuments thereof are kept and preserved. Thomas Fuller
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell! Thomas Fuller
A gift, with a kind countenance, is a double present. Thomas Fuller
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side of the face can smile while the other is pinched. Thomas Fuller
A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial. Thomas Fuller
He spits out secrets like hot custard. Thomas Fuller
He that has a great nose, thinks everybody is speaking of it. Thomas Fuller
Contentment consists not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire. Thomas Fuller
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side; of the face can smile while the other is pinched. Thomas Fuller
He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician. Thomas Fuller