Quotes: maketh

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  • John Heywood
    John Heywood
    English writer, playwright and poet 1497-1580
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    A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
  • Lord Halifax
    Lord Halifax
    British politician (Edward Frederick Lindley Wood) 1881-1959
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    Esteem to virtue is like a cherishing air to plants and flowers, which maketh them blow and prosper.

    Source: Works (1912)

  • Sir Philip Sidney
    Sir Philip Sidney
    British Author, Courtier 1554-1586
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    Fearfulness, contrary to all other vices, maketh a man think the better of another, the worse of himself.
  • Edmund Spenser
    Edmund Spenser
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    It is the mind that maketh good or ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
  • Hugh Latimer
    Hugh Latimer
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    The drop of rain maketh a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.

    Source: Seventh Sermon before Edward VI (1549)

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