Roger L'Estrange

English pamphleteer and author

Lived from: 1616-1704

Category: Writers (Contemporary)

Quotes: Roger L'Estrange

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    It may serve as a comfort to us, in all our calamities and afflictions, that he that loses anything and gets wisdom by it is a gainer by the loss.
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    It is not the place, nor the condition, but the mind alone that can make anyone happy or miserable.''
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    It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but bad masters.
    Source: Æsop's Fables, Reflection
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    Live and let live is the rule of common justice.
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    The devil helps his servants for a season; but when they get into a pinch; he leaves them in the lurch.
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