It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
Quote by Aesop
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
United we stand; divided we fall
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties
Little friends may prove great friends.
Self-conceit may lead to self destruction.
He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his...
It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good...
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we...
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
Example is the best precept.
If you allow men to use you for your own purposes, they will use you...
Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to...
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.