Temptation wrings integrity even as the thumbscrew twists a man's fingers
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Experience is a comb which nature gives to men when they are bald
To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and...
To violate the law is the same crime in the emperor as in the subject
The black dog gets the food; the white dog gets the blame
Kissing is like drinking salted water: you drink and your thirst increases.
Politeness wins the confidence of princes
To open a shop is easy, to keep it open is an art
To understand your parents' love bear your own children.
Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll...
When you belong to a minority, you have to be better in order to have...
Medicine can only cure curable disease, and then not always
A single conversation across the table with a wise person is worth a month's study...
Sorrow is the child of too much joy
With money you are a dragon; with no money, a worm
Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on...
The greatest conqueror is he who overcomes the enemy without a blow
Only he that has traveled the road knows where the holes are deep
Happiness is like a sunbeam, which the least shadow intercepts, while adversity is often as...
The human race has had long experience and a fine tradition in surviving adversity. But...
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
I distrust the incommunicable; it is the source of all violence