The liar and the thief rejoice in their first year only.
Act quickly, think slowly.
Kindness begets kindness.
The tongue has no bones, yet it breaks bones.
In hospitality, the chief thing is the good will.
Keep no secrets of thyself from thyself.
If you do not have brains you have legs.
The beginning is half of every action.
Before you can score, you must have a goal.
If you steal something small you are a petty thief, but if you steal millions you are a gentleman of society.
The rose's prime lasts one brief hour of morn, That past, I find no rose - only a thorn.
The mills of the gods grind slowly, but they grind exceeding small.
Many words are poverty.
Upon touching sand may it turn to gold.
A lucky person is someone who plants pebbles and harvests potatoes.
I fear the man who drinks water and so remembers this morning what the rest of us said last night.
He who suffers much will know much.
A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
One minute of patience, ten years of peace.
It is not what they profess but what they practice that makes them good.
If it were not for hope, the heart would break.
A library is a repository of medicine for the mind.
An open enemy is better than a false friend.
If you do not have brains you follow the same route twice.