A watched clock never tells the time
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A danger foreseen is half avoided
From small beginnings come great things.
It's no crime to steal from a thief
Deceit is in haste, but honesty can wait a fair leisure
From the ends of the earth
In courtship a man pursues a woman until she catches him
Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get...
Grow where you are planted
Not to know is bad, not to wish to know is worse.
Wash your hands often, your feet seldom, and your head never.
Waking up with the chickens
Live thy life as it were spoil and pluck the joys that fly.
Pray to God, but hammer away.
The art is not in making money, but in keeping it
God provides, but He needs a nudge.
Never utter these words: 'I do not know this, therefore it is false.' One must...
He alone is wise who can accommodate himself to all contingencies of life; but the...
I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I...
Tomorrow is always the future.
To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found...