We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury, that fortune sells what she is thought to give.
Quote by Jean De La Fontaine
Jean De La Fontaine Quotes
By the work one knows the workman.
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
There is no road of flowers leading to glory.
We believe no evil till the evil's done
People who make no noise are dangerous.
Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them.
But the shortest works are always the best.
One of the secrets of getting more done is to make a TO DO List...
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Help yourself, and Heaven will help you.
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value
Luck's always to blame.
Never sell the bear's skin before one has killed the beast.
Help thyself and Heaven will help thee.
Rather suffer than die is man's motto.
Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them.
Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred.
The argument of the strongest is always the best.