Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
Quote by Aesop
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit
If you allow men to use you for your own purposes, they will use you...
A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.
The haft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own Lures....
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when...
Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten
Self-conceit may lead to self destruction.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties
Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
My advice to you concerning applause is this: enjoy it but never quite believe it.
I have lived some thirty years on this planet, and I have yet to hear...