SundayJan 25, 2015
Thomas Fuller (1608 - August 16, 1661) was an English churchman and historian.
A man watches his pear tree day after day, impatient for the ripening of the fruit. Let him attempt to force the process, and he may spoil both fruit and tree. But let him patiently wait, and the ripe fruit at length falls into his lap.
An after-dinner speech should be like a lady's dress-long enough to cover the subject and short enough to be interesting.
Richard Austen Butler
We can only love what we know.
Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld