Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side.
Even if you be otherwise perfect, you fail without humility.
Who is a hero? He who conquers his urges
The Divine Spirit does not reside in any except the joyful heart
When you teach your son, you teach your son's son.
The end result of wisdom is... good deeds.
The deeper the sorrow the less tongue it hath.
Up to the age of forty eating is beneficial. After forty, drinking.
Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth - which goes with him only while good fortune lasts. Second, his relatives - they go only as far as the grave and leave him there. The third friend, his good deeds, go with him beyond th.