Please all, and you will please none.
Quote by Aesop
Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to...
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
Slow but steady wins the race.
Beware that you do not lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
Adventure is worthwhile.
It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard, if we do not...
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
United we stand; divided we fall
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit
Enemies' promises were made to be broken
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when...
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
If you allow men to use you for your own purposes, they will use you...
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
Example is the best precept.
Self-conceit may lead to self destruction.
If one looks with a cold eye at the mess man has made of history,...
Guilt is really the reverse side of the coin of pride. Guilt aims at self-destruction,...