The old gray mare just ain't what she used to be
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Look for the good, not the evil, in the conduct of members of the family.
Truth -- An ingenious compound of desirability and appearance.
There's no substitute for experience
Of all meat in the world drink goes down the best
Put your best foot forward
A danger foreseen is half avoided
Fire is never a gentle master
Beauty is only skin-deep.
What can't be cured must be endured
The secret of two is God's secret, the secret of three is everybody's secret
A stumble may prevent a fall.
A cat pent up becomes a lion
Now for good luck, cast an old shoe after me
Children and fools speak true
You compare the tortoise to the hare
Biggest profits mean gravest risks.
He who will have no judge but himself condemns himself
They who increase knowledge, increase sorrow
Well, knowledge is a fine thing, and mother Eve thought so; but she smarted so...
He had no further intercourse with Spirits, but lived upon the Total Abstinence Principle, ever...