He who asks a question is a fool for a minute; he who does not remains a fool forever.
A smile will gain you ten more years of life
A maker of IDOLS is never an idolater.
One never needs their humor as much as when they argue with a fool.
Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
If you get up one more time than you fall you will make it through
Laws control the lesser man. Right conduct controls the greater one.
The soldier who retreated 50 paces jeered at the one who retreated 100 paces
The frog does not drink up the pond in which it lives.
No shade tree? Blame not the sun, but yourself.
If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people.
When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion
There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.