Never was a miser a brave soul.
The eyes have one language everywhere.
A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.
He that knows nothing doubts nothing.
One sword keeps another in the sheath.
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven.
Night is the mother of counsels.
Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by mistake and with good digestion all can be turned to health.
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise.
Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within thee.
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
There is great force hidden in a gentle command.
Throw away thy rod, throw away thy wrath; O my God, take the gentle path.
He who has the pepper may season as he lists.
One enemy is too much.
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.