A good saying often runs the risk of being thrown away when quoted as the speaker's own. La Bruyère
A good schoolmaster minces his precepts for children to swallow, hanging clogs on the nimbleness of his own soul, that his scholars may go along with him. Thomas Fuller
A good seaman is known in bad weather.
A good servant makes a good master.
A good servant must have good wages.
A good servant never misses a master.
A good servant should have good wages.
A good shape is in the shear's (clippers) mouth.
A good shepherd must fleece his sheep, not flay them.
A good shepherd shears his sheep, he doesn't flay them' ( to his regional commanders) i.e. don't tax the populace excessively.
A good shift may serve long, but it cannot serve for ever.
A good shift may serve long, but it will not serve ever.
A good shot is worth many bad ones.
A good simile is the sunshine of wisdom. Hosea Ballou
A good simile, - as concise as a king's declaration of love. Sterne
A good smile shows how happy the soul is.
A good soldier has only three things to think about; the king, God, and nothing.
A good soldier is a poor scout.
A good son makes a good husband.
A good son needs no inheritance, the bad needs none.
A good son-in-law is like the acquisition of a new son; a bad one is like the loss of your daughter.
A good speaker makes a good liar.
A good spectator also creates.
A good start is half the battle.
A good start is half the job done.
A good stomach is the best sauce.
A good storyteller must be able to lie a little.
A good style fits like a good costume. Alcott
A good surfer will not get wet.
A good surgeon has an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand.
A good surgeon has an eagle?s eye, a lion?s heart, and a lady?s hand.
A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand.
A good swimmer is not safe against drowning.
A good swimmer sinks at last.
A good sword is the one left in its scabbard.
A good swordsman is never quarrelsome.
A good swordsman is not given to quarrel.
A good take heed Will surely speed.
A good tale ill told in the telling is marred.
A good tale is no the waur o? being twice tale.
A good tale is none the worse for being told twice.
A good tale is none the worse for being twice told.
A good tale is not the worse for being told twice.
A good taste in art feels the presence or the absence of merit; a just taste discriminates the degree - the poco più and the poco meno. A good taste rejects faults; a just taste selects excellences. A good taste is often unconscious; a just taste is always conscious. A good taste may be lowered or spoilt; a just taste can only go on refining more and more. Mrs. Jameson
A good taste is often unconscious; a just taste is always conscious. Mrs. Jameson
A good teacher is the intellectual father of his pupils.
A good thief is the best guardian.
A good thing can be twice, nay, even thrice spoken.