Ambition and fleas both jump high
Quote by German Proverb
The only real equality is in the cemetery
To change and to change for the better are two different things.
Experience is a long road and an expensive school
Necessity teaches all things
The devil is in the details
Who rides slow, must saddle betimes
To live long, eat like a cat, drink like a dog.
A good book praises itself
There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so
He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief
The main thing is keeping the main thing the main thing.
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
When a man is happy, he does not hear the clock strike
Too much luck is bad luck
Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
Merciful and everliving God, Creator of heaven and earth, the crucified body of your Son...
Lent, which seems so long, is short at other men's tables.
Marry in lent, and you'll learn to repent.
Remember that your children are not your own, but are lent to you by the...
After Christmas comes Lent.
A dry Lent, a fertile year.
He is as welcome as the first day in Lent.