Our passions are the winds that propel our vessel. Our reason is the pilot that steers her. Without winds the vessel would not move and without a pilot she would be lost
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Like the body that is made up of different limbs and organs, all moral creatures...
Patience is a virtue
Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain.
A clear conscience is a sure card
You compare the tortoise to the hare
Don't change horses in midstream
A drink is shorter than a tale.
Let the punishment fit the crime.
Old age and treachery will overcome youth and skill.
To know and not to do is not to know
There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is...
As much use as a yard of pump water
May your charity increase as much as your wealth
Eat well, drink in moderation, and sleep sound, in these three good health abound.
A drink is shorter than a tale
Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
When you reach the top, keep climbing.
He who fails to plan, plans to fail
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
It is better to fail in a cause that will ultimately succeed than to succeed...