To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and is as essential to all true conversation
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With true friends... even water drunk together is sweet enough.
Love is blind, and greed insatiable
Distance tests a horse's strength. Time reveals a person's character.
Sorrow is the child of too much joy
To understand your parents' love bear your own children
He who is passionate and hasty, is generally honest; it is your cool dissembling hypocrite,...
A man should choose a friend who is better than himself. There are plenty of...
Happiness is like a sunbeam, which the least shadow intercepts, while adversity is often as...
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not...
To open a shop is easy, to keep it open is an art
Covet wealth, and want it; don't, and luck will grant it
Think of your own faults the first part of the night when you are awake,...
Crows everywhere are equally black
Gold is tested by fire, man by gold
Were I to await perfection, my book would never be finished
Beauty is the wisdom of women. Wisdom is the beauty of men.
Gold is tested by fire, people by God
My Lord! make me keep up prayer and from my offspring (too), O our Lord,...
The gods are on the side of the stronger
Our God and soldiers we alike adore ev'n at the brink of danger; not before:...