Geoffrey Chaucer Quotes


25 Geoffrey Chaucer quotes:



"The greatest scholars are not usually the wisest people."
"There's never a new fashion but it's old."
"We little know the things for which we pray."
"Whoso will pray, he must fast and be clean, And fat his soul, and make his body lean"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Body Quotes
"And she was fair as is the rose in May."
"Nowhere so busy a man as he than he, and yet he seemed busier than he was."
"Forbid us something, and that thing we desire."
"Hit is not al gold that glareth"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Gold Quotes
"By nature, men love newfangledness."
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Men Quotes
"The guilty think all talk is of themselves."
"The guilty think all talk is of themselves"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Guilt Quotes
"Women desire six things: They want their husbands to be brave, wise, rich, generous, obedient to wife, and lively in bed"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Dating Quotes
"First he wrought, and afterward he taught."
"Love is blind."
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Proverbs Quotes
"Time and tide wait for no man."
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Proverbs Quotes
"Filth and old age, I'm sure you will agree, are powerful wardens upon chastity"
"Certes, they been lye to hounds, for an hound when he cometh by the roses, or by other bushes, though he may nat pisse, yet wole he heve up his leg and make a countenance to pisse."
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Habit Quotes
"But al thyng which shineth as the gold Nis nat gold, as that I have herd it told"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Gold Quotes
"It is not all gold that glareth"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Gold Quotes
"We little know the things for which we pray"
Author: Chaucer Quotes Category: Prayer Quotes



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