If a son is uneducated, his dad is to blame.
He who praises me on all occasions is a fool who despises me or a knave who wishes to cheat me.
The person who is his own master cannot tolerate another boss. It's better to be without a book than to believe a book entirely. When economy goes south, people get political.
If you can command yourself, you can command the world.
Do not do all you can, do not spend all that you have, do not believe all that you hear, and do not tell all that you know.
If you want to avoid being cheated, ask for prices at three different stores.
One more good man on earth is better than an extra angel in heaven.
A one hundred yard high tower still has its foundation on the ground.
An accidental meeting is more pleasant than a planned one.
There are two kinds of perfect people: those who are dead, and those who have not been born yet.