The dice of Zeus always fall luckily.
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.
Kindness gives birth to kindness.
Who feels no ills, should, therefore, fear them; and when fortune smiles, be doubly cautious, lest destruction come remorseless on him, and he fall unpitied.
Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and cannot be recalled?
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
Success is dependent on effort.