A wise man’s question contains half the answer.
Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire.
If you want to keep something concealed from your enemy, don’t disclose it to your friend.
As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.
Thou hast created me not from necessity but from grace.
Many men hoard for the future husbands of their wives.
One is punished by the very things by which he sins.
The beginning of wisdom is to desire it.
I am better able to retract what I did not say than what I did.
The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.