To change and to change for the better are two different things.
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Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
Work makes free
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his...
Charity sees the need, not the cause
In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in
The main thing is keeping the main thing the main thing.
Charity gives itself rich; covetousness hoards itself poor
An old man loved is a winter with flowers
The cats that drive the mice away are as good as they that catch them
Don't throw away your old shoes before you have new shoes.
There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so
Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow
He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief
After Christmas comes Lent.
Politeness is what warmth is to wax
Fortune and misfortune are two buckets in the same well
The devil is in the details
It's not healthy to swallow books without chewing.
Songs wont save the planet, but neither will books or speeches. Songs are sneaky things;...
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.