Anything which can be counted is finite and will come to an end.
The wiser a man is, the less talkative will he be.
An ignorant person will always overdo a thing or neglect it totally.
To refrain from unlawful and impious source of pleasures is an ornament to the poor and to be thankful for the riches granted is the adornment of wealth.
Do not feel ashamed if the amount of charity is small because to refuse the needy is an act of greater shame.
Not to have a thing is less humiliating than to beg it.
Lack of friends means, stranger in one's own country.
He who has one-hundred friends has no friends to lose, he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere.
The source of success of a claimant is the mediator.
If you are greeted then return the greetings more warmly. If you are favoured, then repay the obligation manifold; but he who takes the initiative will always excel in merit.
Tongue is a beast, if it is let loose, it devours.
Whoever warns you against sins and vices is like the one who gives you good tidings.
Wealth is the fountain head of passions.
There is no greater wealth than wisdom, no greater poverty than ignorance; no greater heritage than culture and no greater support than consultation.
So long as fortune is favouring you, your defects will remain covered.