It is the easiest thing in the world for a man to deceive himself.
Gifts much expected,are paid,not given.
Tell a miser he is rich,and a woman she is old,you'll get no money of one,nor kindness of other.
Haste makes waste.
Act uprightly,and despise calumny;dirt may stick to a mud wall,but not to polished marble.
Great pride and meanness sure are near ally'd;or thin partitions do their bounds Divide.
Liberality is not giving much but giving wisely.
At 20 years of age the will reigns;at 30 the wit;at 40 the judgment.
Wise men learn by others harms;fools by their own.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth,but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Life with fools consists in drinking;with the wise man,living's thinking.
Tomorrow,every fault is to be amended;but that tomorrow never comes.
Time enough,always proves little enough.
You may delay,but time will not.
Make haste slowly.
you are good to others,you are best to yourself.
A good example is the best sermon.
A long life may not be good enough,but a good life is long enough.
Proportion your charity to the strength of your estate,or God will Proportion your estate to the weakness of your charity.
Love your enemies,for they tell you your faults.
Love thy neighbour;yet don't pull down your hedge.