Be slow of tongue and quick of eye.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)
Contributed by: Zaady
To withdraw is not to run away.
Three things too much, and three too little are pernicious to man; to speak much, and know little; to spend much, and have little; to presume much, and be worth little.
By the street of by and by, one arrives at the house of never.
I do not say a proverb is amiss when aptly and reasonably applied, but to be forever discharging them, right or wrong, hit or miss, renders conversation insipid and vulgar.
He gives twice who quickly gives. Bis dat qui cito dat
Source: Don Quixote de la Mancha, 1615
Forewarned, forearmed; to be prepared is half the victory.
The brave man carves out his fortune, and every man is the son of his own works.
Too much sanity may be madness. And maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be!
Everyone is the son of his own works.
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