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A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Words
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
Every man for himself, his own ends, the devil for all.
-: [ The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621), Part III, Section I. Memb, III. ]
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Devil
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Ambition
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
No cord or cable can draw so forcibly, or bind so fast, as love can do with a single thread.
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Love
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
One was never married, and that's his hell; another is, and that's his plague.
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Marriage
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
Suspicion is the cancer of friendship.
~ Francesco Petrarch | (Italian scholar, poet, and humanist. ) | 1034-1374 | Friendship
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
The Devil himself, which is the author of confusion and lies.
-: [ The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621), Part III, Section IV. Memb. I. Subsection III. ]
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Devil
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
The devil is the author of confusion.
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Devil
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
The fear of death is worse than death.
~ Robert Burton | (English scholar. ) | 1577-1640 | Death
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
~ Francesco Petrarch | (Italian scholar, poet, and humanist. ) | 1034-1374 | Love
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
What you keep by you, you may change and mend but words, once spoken, can never be recalled.
~ Wentworth Dillon | (English poet and scholar. ) | 1633-1685 | Words
quotes Division : Scholars   
     
While farmers generally allow one rooster for ten hens, ten men are scarcely sufficient to service one woman.
~ Giovanni Boccaccio | (Italian poet and scholar ) | 1313-1375 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Scholars