Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred.
It is impossible to please all the world and one’s father.
Help thyself and Heaven will help thee.
Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire.
By the work one knows the workman.
People must help one another; it is nature’s law.
One often has need of one, inferior to himself.
We like to see others, but don’t like others to see through us.
Dressed in the lion’s skin, the ass spread terror far and wide.