Joy and sorrow are next door neighbors
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Money lent to a friend must be recovered from an enemy
Politeness is what warmth is to wax
Envy eats nothing but its own heart
Charity gives itself rich; covetousness hoards itself poor
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit
A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an...
Those who don't pick roses in summer won't pick them in winter either
There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so
Money lent to a friend must be recovered from an enemy.
The cats that drive the mice away are as good as they that catch them
The devil is in the details
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his...
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
Work makes free
Never give advice unasked.
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy
Charity sees the need, not the cause
Nothing is more patent, indeed, than the fact that charity merely converts the unfit -...
Character and personal force are the only investments worth anything