Seeking happiness is a straight way to misery.
The absent are always in the wrong.
The greater the sinner, the greater the saint.
Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.
Never love with all your heart, it only ends in breaking. English Proverb.
Poor men seek meat for their stomach, rich men stomach for their meat. English Proverb.
Waste makes want.
Use soft words and hard arguments.
All happiness is in the mind.
Kisses that are easily obtained are easily forgotten.
Love sees no faults.
If you dam a river it stagnates. Running water is beautiful water. So be a channel.
Character is easier kept than recovered.
In time of prosperity friends will be plenty; In time of adversity not one in twenty.
Still waters run deep.
Advice is least heeded when most needed.
Deeds are fruits, words are leaves.
All wealth begins in mind.
Everyone must row with the oars he has.
A hero is a man who is afraid to run away.
Be not deceived with the first appearance of things, for show is not substance.
A fool may ask more questions in an hour than a wise man can answer in seven years.
If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; If you want to be happy for life, plant a tree.
Many a true word is spoken in jest.
What can be done at any time is never done at all.