When a man is happy, he does not hear the clock strike
Quote by German Proverb
Beauty is a good letter of introduction
To change and to change for the better are two different things.
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
Never give advice unasked.
The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit
Joy and sorrow are next door neighbors
In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in
Who rides slow, must saddle betimes
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an...
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his...
It's not healthy to swallow books without chewing.
Advising is easier than helping
To bury grief plant a seed.
Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
Growth in wisdom may be exactly measured by decrease in bitterness.
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.