Life is so short we must move very slowly.
Thy friend has a friend, and thy friend's friend has a friend; be discreet.
When you teach your son, you teach your son's son.
Every blade of grass has its angel that bends over it and whispers, 'Grow, grow.'.
Doubt cannot override a certainty.
Whoever destroys a single life is as guilty as though he had destroyed the entire world; and whoever rescues a single life earns as much merit as though he had rescued the entire world.
Do not decide that someone is good until you see how he or she acts at home.
Sin is sweet in the beginning, but bitter in the end.
A person who seeks help for a friend, while needy himself, will be answered first.
Who is wise? One who learns from all.
The end result of wisdom is... good deeds.
Make your books your companions.
Who is rich? He that rejoices in his portion.
Join the company of lions rather than assume the lead among foxes.
If one man says to thee, ''Thou art a donkey',' pay no heed. If two speak thus, purchase a saddle.
The Divine Spirit does not reside in any except the joyful heart.
Examine the contents, not the bottle.
Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.
Who can protest an injustice but does not is an accomplice to the act.
No labor, however humble, is dishonoring.
Don't use the conduct of a fool as a precedent.
He who loves money will not be satisfied with money.
For the unlearned, old age is winter; for the learned it is the season of the harvest.
To break an oral agreement which is not legally binding is morally wrong.
Silence (in court) may be equivalent to confession.