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Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourt…
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
None knows the weight of another's burden.
Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself mus…
Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by …
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
Living well is the best revenge.
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no st…
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise …
Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, a…
Good words are worth much, and cost little.
A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.
Sometimes the best gain is to lose.
War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowl…
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
A hundredload of worry will not pay an ounce of debt.
Night is the mother of counsels.
The chicken is the country's but the city eats it.
One hour's sleep before midnight is worth three after.
Skill and confidence are an uncon-quered army.