Prevention is better than cure.
Quote by Dutch Proverb
The tree of revenge does not carry fruit
Wisdom is a good purchase, though we pay dear for it.
Whatever you advise, be as brief as possible.
Better lose the anchor than the whole ship
Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.
The generous man enriches himself by giving; the miser hoards himself poor
He is as welcome as the first day in Lent.
Council before action.
Honesty is the soul of business
Hunger is the best cook
Anger is a short madness
He is as good a Catholic as Duke Alva's dog; who ate flesh in Lent.
We all suffer for each other, and gain by each other's suffering; for man never...
Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.
It is not repentance that saves me; repentance is the sign that I realise what...
Marry in lent, and you'll learn to repent.
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
The Christian year has a rhythm, each season its own tonality and coloration. Without Lent,...
Remember that your children are not your own, but are lent to you by the...
Merciful and everliving God, Creator of heaven and earth, the crucified body of your Son...
Nothing, how little so ever it be, if it is suffered for God's sake, can...
After Christmas comes Lent.
Lent, which seems so long, is short at other men's tables.
A dry Lent, a fertile year.