A book is a garden carried in the pocket.
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
A book that remains shut, is but a block.
A chameleon does not leave one tree until he is sure of another.
A change is as good as a rest.
A foolish man may be known by six things: Anger without cause, speech without profit, change without progress, inquiry without object, putting trust in a stranger, and mistaking foes for friends.
A friend advises in his interest, not yours.
A horse of good breed is not dishonored by his saddle.
A horse that will not carry a saddle must have no oats.
A house divided cannot stand.
A kind word can attract even the snake from his nest.
A known mistake is better than an unknown truth.
A little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop makes an inundation.
A little bird wants but a little nest.
A little body doth often harbour a great soul.
A little debt makes a debtor, a great one an enemy.
A man profits more by the sight of an idiot than by the orations of the learned.
A mouth that praises and a hand that kills.
A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.
A secret is like a dove: when it leaves my hand it takes wing.
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