A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an army of mourners, and an army of thieves
Quote by German Proverb
What is sport to the cat is death to the mouse
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
Live and let live
The main thing is keeping the main thing the main thing.
In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
Advising is easier than helping
The only real equality is in the cemetery
Charity sees the need, not the cause
Too much luck is bad luck
The devil is in the details
A teacher is better than two books.
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
Necessity teaches all things
To change and to change for the better are two different things.
A good book praises itself
Study from new books but from old teachers.
After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are...
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a...