A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an army of mourners, and an army of thieves
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The cats that drive the mice away are as good as they that catch them
Experience is a long road and an expensive school
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
Fortune and misfortune are two buckets in the same well
The only real equality is in the cemetery
Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow
Those who get lost on the way to school will never find their way through...
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
Loquacity and lying are cousins
An example from the monkey: the higher it climbs, the more you see of its...
An old man loved is a winter with flowers
Charity sees the need, not the cause
The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit
When a man is happy, he does not hear the clock strike
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all...
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go
Dont ever underestimate the importance of money. I know its often been said that money...