He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief
Quote by German Proverb
Beauty is a good letter of introduction
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
Charity gives itself rich; covetousness hoards itself poor
Fortune and misfortune are two buckets in the same well
After Christmas comes Lent.
The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit
Advising is easier than helping
The main thing is keeping the main thing the main thing.
Those who don't pick roses in summer won't pick them in winter either
A good book praises itself
Necessity teaches all things
Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
Those who get lost on the way to school will never find their way through...
A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an...
The cats that drive the mice away are as good as they that catch them
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
It's not healthy to swallow books without chewing.
The experience gathered from books, though often valuable, is but of the nature of learning;...
We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words...
These are not books, lumps of lifeless paper, but minds alive on the shelves.