Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish day by day
Quote by German Proverb
To live long, eat like a cat, drink like a dog.
After Christmas comes Lent.
He who borrows sells his freedom.
Ambition and fleas both jump high
Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
An old man loved is a winter with flowers
Those who don't pick roses in summer won't pick them in winter either
The only real equality is in the cemetery
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy
A good book praises itself
Work makes free
In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in
Live and let live
There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so
Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow
Beauty is a good letter of introduction
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
Beauty has often overpowered the resolutions of the firm, and the reasonings of the wise,...
Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives...