James Howell Quotes

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

In some Places, as in Amsterdam, the Foundation costs more than the Superstructure, for the Ground being soft, they are constrained to ram in huge stakes of Timber (with Wool about it to preserve it from Putrefaction) till they come to a firm Basis; so that, as one said, Whosoever could see Amsterdam under ground […]

If a bed would tell all it knows, it would put many to the blush.