Alfred the Great

Alfred the Great

was King of Wessex from 871 to 899
For man is man and master of his fate.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For in prosperity a man is often puffed up with pride, whereas tribulations chasten and humble him through suffering and sorrow. In the midst of prosperity the mind is elated, and in prosperity a man forgets himself; in hardship he is forced to reflect on himself, even though he be unwilling. In prosperity a man often destroys the good he has done; amidst difficulties he often repairs what he long since did in the way of wickedness.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Food over flame burns, food over heat cooksMore Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When the Sun Clearest shineth Serenest in the heaven, Quickly are obscured All over the earth Other stars.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Science moves, but slowly, slowly, creeping on from point to point.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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