Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Quote by Aesop
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good...
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties
Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten.
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when...
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
Plodding wins the race.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Enemies' promises were made to be broken
He that is discontented in one place will seldom be happy in another.
Example is the best precept.
Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing...
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and...
In order to have an enemy, one must be somebody. One must be a force...
An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, He who has a...