Enemies' promises were made to be broken
Quote by Aesop
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to...
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties
The gods help them that help themselves.
Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Vices are their own punishment
Better to starve free than be a fat slave
It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good...
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing...
He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his...
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
Familiarity breeds contempt.
The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of...
We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.