James Howell - Quotes

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The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor.

The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor.

Burn not thy fingers to snuff another man's candle. ---->>>

One hair of a woman can draw more than a hundred pair of oxen.

One hair of a woman can draw more than a hundred pair of oxen.

Proverbs may not improperly be called the philosophy of the common people. ---->>>

All we can do is be better prepared today than yesterday and better prepared tomorrow than today. ---->>>

This life at best is but an inn, And we the passengers. ---->>>

Respect a man, he will do it the more. ---->>>

Who has the fame to be an early riser may sleep till noon. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 1594
Birthplace:
Die: 1666
Occupation: Writer
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James Howell (c. 1594 – 1666) was a 17th-century Anglo-Welsh historian and writer who is in many ways a representative figure of his age. The son of a Welsh clergyman, he was for much of his life in the shadow of his elder brother Thomas Howell, who became Lord Bishop of Bristol.(wikipedia)