What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul.
Against stupidity; God Himself is helpless.
God couldn't be everywhere, so he created mothers.
God is closest to those with broken hearts.
What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.
A friend you have to buy; enemies you get for nothing.
Man thinks, God laughs.
I felt sorry for myself because I had no shoes -- until I met a man who had no feet.
If you have money, men think you are wise, handsome, and able to sing like a bird.
Listen to your enemy, for God is talking.
Good is the enemy of great!
In choosing a friend, go up a step.
Loneliness breaks the spirit.
Never trust the man who tells you all his troubles but keeps from you all his joys.
When you have no choice, mobilize the spirit of courage.
Do not ask questions of fairy tales.
Pride is the mask of one's own faults.
I ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders.
Taxes grow without rain.
Loose tongues are worse than wicked hands.
Pray that you will never have to bear all that you are able to endure.
In a restaurant choose a table near a waiter.
No one is as deaf as the man who will not listen.
What you give for the cause of charity in health is gold; what you give in sickness is silver; what you give after death is lead.
When a habit begins to cost money, it's called a hobby.