We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.
Quote by Jean De La Fontaine
Jean De La Fontaine Quotes
By the work one knows the workman.
A hungry stomach cannot hear.
We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury, that...
To win a race, the swiftness of a dart availeth not without a timely start.
In short, Luck's always to blame.
People must help one another; it is nature's law.
One often has need of one, inferior to himself.
A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
Better a living beggar than a buried emperor.
Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance.
Help yourself, and Heaven will help you.
We believe no evil till the evil's done
Power is the faculty or capacity to act, the strength and potency to accomplish something....
Rather suffer than die is man's motto.
We like to see others, but don't like others to see through us.
Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them.
I bend and do not break.
One returns to the place one came from.