1. 10

    What's good for the goose is good for the gander.

    18
  2. 9

    To those we love best we say the least

    18
  3. 8

    Good words cool more than cold water.

    19
  4. 7

    He that uses many words for explaining any subject, doth, like the cuttlefish, hide himself for the most part in his own ink.

    24
  5. 6

    Listeners ne'er hear good of themselves.

    50
  6. 5

    A joy that's shared is a joy made double.

    51
  7. 4

    Wedlock is a padlock.

    51
  8. 3

    He that preaches war is the devil's chaplain.

    51
  9. 2

    In a calm sea every man is a pilot.

    61
  10. 1

    Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

    63
  11. Last Update: 26 January 2023

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