George Savile

"Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Misspending a man's time is a kind of self-homicide."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"They who are of the opinion that money will do everything, may very well be suspected to do everything for money."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Malice is of a low stature, but it hath very long arms."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A man that should call every thing by its right Name, would hardly pass the Streets without being knock'd down as a common Enemy."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The best qualification of a prophet is to have a good memory."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is good company along the way."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Some men's memory is like a box where a man should mingle his jewels with his old shoes."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers in the first place."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Nothing has an uglier look to us than reason, when it is not on our side."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)