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-- Sir Edmund Hillary

English 15th Century Quotes

Judge not, that ye be not judged. -late 15th

A prophet is not without honour save in his own country. -late 15th

Clothes make the man. -early 15th

Example is better than precept. -early 15th

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. -mid 15th; 5th century in Latin

Children should be seen and not heard. originally applied specifically to young women -early 15th

Save us from our friends. -late 15th

Friendship Quotes

There is a remedy for everything except death. -early 15th

Man proposes, God disposes. -mid 15th

Familiarity breeds contempt. -late 14th; 5th century AD in Latin

Little strokes fell great oaks. -early 15th

You can't please everyone. -late 15th

Comparisons are odious. -mid 15th