He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his own.
Quote by Aesop
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Enemies' promises were made to be broken
Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to...
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good...
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
Example is the best precept.
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit
Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we...
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing.