quote by Francis Bacon

Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.

— Francis Bacon

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Evangelion (that we call the gospel) is a Greek word and signifieth good, merry, glad and joyful tidings, that maketh a man's heart glad and maketh him sing, dance, and leap for joy.

A hard beginning maketh a good ending.

Garlick maketh a man wynke, drynke, and stynke.

Well pleaseth me the sweet time of Easter. That maketh the leaf and the flower come out.

It maketh God man, and man God; things temporal, eternal; mortal, immortal; it maketh an enemy a friend, a servant a son, vile things glorious, cold hearts fiery, and hard thing liquid.

If manners maketh the man as someone said, then he's the hero of the day.

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

Caffeine is my shepherd; I shall not doze. It maketh me to wake in green pastures: It leadeth me beyond the sleeping masses. It restoreth my buzz.

Musicke doth withdraw our mindes from earthly cogitations, lifteth up our spirits into heaven, maketh them light and celestial.

He that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent. Proverbs 28:20

It is the mind that maketh good or ill, That maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor.

For 350 years we have been taught that reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man and writing an exact man. Football's place is to add a patina of character, a deference to the rules and a respect for authority.

A whetstone is no carving instrument, And yet it maketh sharp the carving tool;

And if you see my efforts wrongly spent, Eschew that course and learn out of my school; For thus the wise may profit by the fool, And edge his wit, and grow more keen and wary, For wisdom shines opposed to its contrary.

Wine maketh the band quivering, the eye watery, the night unquiet, lewd dreams, a stinking breath in the morning, and an utter forgetfulness of all things.

Wealth maketh many friends. Proverbs 19:4

Be of good cheer, Jesus Christ maketh thee whole.

Reading maketh a full man.

Fearfulness, contrary to all other vices, maketh a man think the better of another, the worse of himself.

It is in some respect greater love in Jesus to sanctify than to justify, for He maketh us most like Himself, in His own essential portraiture and image in sanctifying us.

Neutrality in things good or evil is both odious and prejudicial;

but in matters of an indifferent nature is safe and commendable. Herein taking of parts maketh sides, and breaketh unity. In an unjust cause of separation, he that favoreth both parts may perhaps have least love of either side, but hath most charity in himself.

A heat full of coldness, a sweet full of bitterness, a pain full of pleasantness, which maketh thoughts have eyes and hearts ears, bred by desire, nursed by delight, weaned by jealousy, kill'd by dissembling, buried by ingratitude, and this is love.

He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves

Man maketh a death which Nature never made.

The Interpretation of the Laws of Nature in a Common-wealth, dependeth not on the books of Moral Philosophy. The Authority of writers, without the Authority of the Commonwealth, maketh not their opinions Law, be they never so true.

A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance.

Oh happy we, the first-born heirs of nature, For whom the Heavenly Sun delays his light! He by the sweets of every mortal creature Tempers eternal beauty to our sight; And by the glow upon love's earthly feature Maketh the path of our departure bright.

The stroke of the whip maketh marks in the flesh: but the stroke of the tongue breaketh the bones. Many have fallen by the edge of the sword: but not so many as have fallen by the tongue. Ecclesiasticus 28:17 --18

It is the mind that maketh good or ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor.

A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry: but money answereth all things. Ecclesiastes 10:19

Our erected wit maketh us to know what perfection is.

The drop of rain maketh a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.

Reading maketh a full man; and writing an axact man. And, therefore, if a man write little, he need have a present wit; and if he read little, he need have much cunning to seem to know which he does not.

I love him who maketh his virtue his inclination and destiny: thus, for the sake of his virtue, he is willing to live on, or live no more.

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