The wise men of old have sent most of their morality down to the stream of time in the light skiff of apothegm or epigram; and the proverbs of nations, which embody the common sense of nations, have the brisk concussion of the most sparkling wit.
The study of proverbs may be more instructive and comprehensive than the most elaborate scheme of philosophy.
A frequent review of proverbs should enter into our reading.
Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.
Each institution has demonstrated very distinctive characteristics to their situations. The NCAA hopefully will recognize how we are different from the other institutions that they've dealt with so far and will give us a favorable review in a timely fashion.
As the air to a bird or the sea to a fish, so is contempt to the contemptible.
A wise person will always find a way. - Tanzanian Proverb
The woman is a banana tree. - which multiplies itself Proverb; the man, however, is a cornstalk. - which stands alone Proverb - Ghana Proverb
One gets the truth form the simple.
Where passion is high, reason is low.