We have quite enough to do weeding our own garden.
Keep busy. It’s the cheapest kind of medicine there is.
The load of tomorrow, added to that of yesterday, carried today, makes the strongest falter.
The only way in this world one can ever hope to be loved is to stop asking for it and start pouring out love without hope to return.
A person’s name is to him or her the sweetest and most important sound in any language.
“Every bush is a man.” Meaning: Be careful how you speak, you never know who is listening.
Look before you leap. Think before you act.
Whoever doesn’t reach the grapes, he say’s they’re sour.
When criticizing the other, you are perhaps just as guilty.
Beauty without virtue is a curse.
A lazy man is the devils handyman.
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
Whatever you sow, that’s what you’ll reap.
Abundance breeds arrogance.
He who hears no advice will not reach old age.
A friend is someone who shares your happiness and your pains.
There is always someone worse off than yourself. At least you are not a monkey with an allergy to nuts.
Even if a mountain is very high, it has a path to the top. Meaning: Nothing is impossible – there is always a way.
Big promises make many fools.
The one who throws the stone forgets; the one who is hit remembers forever.