Take care, your worship, those things over there are not giants but windmills.
Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)
Source: Don Quixote, pt. I, ch. 8.
Contributed by: Zaady
Where one door shuts another opens.
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
Source: The Impossible Dream
Jests that give pains are no jests.
The proof of the pudding is in the eating. By a small sample we may judge of the whole piece.
Those who will play with cats must expect to be scratched.
He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.
Delay always breeds danger and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.
All persons are not discreet enough to know how to take things by the right handle
A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.
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