Better to starve free than be a fat slave
Quote by Aesop
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
Little friends may prove great friends.
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
Adventure is worthwhile.
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when...
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
Please all, and you will please none.
Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.
Beware that you do not lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
The injuries we do and those we suffer are seldom weighed in the same scales.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.