Respect for one's parents is the highest duty of civil life.
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While it pays to be honest you are often a long time collecting
Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain.
To catch a hare with a cart
Grow where you are planted
A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning
There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is...
The more things change, the more they stay the same
Charm the birds out of trees
Do not look where you fell but where you slipped
It is a sin against hospitality, to open your doors and darken your countenance
Young people don't know what age is, and old people forget what youth was.
He who foretells the future lies, even if he tells the truth.
Better have an old man to humor than a young rake to break your heart.
When a man repeats a promise again and again, he means to fail you.
He is a fool that praises himself and a madman that speaks ill of himself
Imagination gallops; judgment merely walks
Useless as tits on on bull
There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds...