manners maketh man

A good man has a strong sense of morality. This phrase is typically attributed to 14th-century bishop William of Wykeham. To hear that so many of our students intervened to stop this crime restores my faith in the youth of the world. Manners maketh man, you know.
See also: maketh, man, manner

Hope deferred makes the heart sick,

 and Hope deferred maketh the heart sick.
Prov. If you have to wait a long time for something you want, you will become despairing. (Biblical.) Charlie waited so long for the woman he loved that he decided he didn't want to love anybody. Hope deferred makes the heart sick.
See also: heart, hope, make, sick
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For soldiers, I find the generals commonly in their hortatives, put men in mind of their wives and children; and I think the despising of marriage amongst the Turks, maketh the vulgar soldier more base.
I love him who maketh his virtue his inclination and destiny: thus, for the sake of his virtue, he is willing to live on, or live no more.
What do they call it, that which maketh them proud?
The earth hath then become small, and on it there hoppeth the last man who maketh everything small.
A little poison now and then: that maketh pleasant dreams.
And likewise call to mind that saying of paracelsus about what it is that maketh the best musk.
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Gerard claimed '…it taketh away the sorrowfulness which cometh of melancholy and maketh a man merrie and glad'.
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IT'S not the cape or the mask that maketh the hero, but the strength within.
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