The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
Quote by Aesop
Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten
The haft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own Lures....
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
The injuries we do and those we suffer are seldom weighed in the same scales.
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to...
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
The gods help them that help themselves.
Please all, and you will please none.
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls
Slow but steady wins the race.
United we stand, divided we fall.
Little friends may prove great friends.
It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard, if we do not...
Example is the best precept.
Familiarity breeds contempt.