A book that is shut is but a block.
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- Memory is like a purse, if it be over-full that it cannot shut, all will drop out of it. Take heed of a gluttonous curiosity to feed on many things, lest the greediness of the appetite of thy memory spoil the digestion thereof.
- Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost.
- Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse
- A generous confession disarms slander.
- Choose a wife by your ear than your eye.
- It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.