He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his youth
Quote by German Proverb
Who rides slow, must saddle betimes
To live long, eat like a cat, drink like a dog.
The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit
Beauty is a good letter of introduction
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy
An example from the monkey: the higher it climbs, the more you see of its...
Politeness is what warmth is to wax
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
The only real equality is in the cemetery
To change and to change for the better are two different things.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
Loquacity and lying are cousins
To bury grief plant a seed.
After Christmas comes Lent.
Never give advice unasked.
Envy eats nothing but its own heart
A teacher is better than two books.
The cats that drive the mice away are as good as they that catch them
Why is it there are so many more horses' asses than there are horses?
When I was twelve, I went hunting with my father and we shot a bird....