Best Quotes by Geoffrey Chaucer (Top 10)

  1. What is better than wisdom? Woman. And what is better than a good woman? Nothing.
  2. The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.
  3. People can die of mere imagination.
  4. If gold rusts, what then can iron do?
  5. The life so brief, the art so long in the learning, the attempt so hard, the conquest so sharp, the fearful joy that ever slips away so quickly - by all this I mean love, which so sorely astounds my feeling with its wondrous operation, that when I think upon it I scarce know whether I wake or sleep.
  6. Time and tide wait for no man.
  7. The greatest scholars are not usually the wisest people.
  8. No empty handed man can lure a bird
  9. How potent is the fancy! People are so impressionable, they can die of imagination.
  10. The guilty think all talk is of themselves.

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