You may share the labours of the great, but you will not share the spoil.
Aesop (620 - 560 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
Much outcry, little outcome.
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
Source: The Dog in the Manger
Please all, and you will please none.
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
Source: The Ant and the Grasshopper
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Source: The Milkmaid and Her Pail
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
Source: Hercules and the Wagoner
Slow and steady wins the race.
Source: The Hare and the Tortoise
The gods help them that help themselves.
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