Things are not always as they seem; the first appearance deceives many.
In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master’s name.
Everyone is bound to bear patiently the results of his own example.
Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you.
In outward show so splendid and so vain; ’tis but a gilded block without a brain.
Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt.
The only problem with seeing too much is that it makes you insane.
Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct.
An alliance with a powerful person is never safe.
It is the part of a fool to give advice to others and not himself to be on his guard.