Proverbs are Truths that live in Words 

  1. Nothing is more highly to be prized than the value of each day.
  2. Four things come not back, the spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life and the neglected opportunity. (Arabian)
  3. If you have eaten a morsel on Wednesday, do not look for it on Thursday. (Russian)
  4. He who fears death enjoys not life.
  5. Doest  thou love life Ė then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of (Franklin)
  6. Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice;  but for those who love, time is eternity. (Henry Van Dyke)
  7. Do not choose for anyone what you do not choose for yourself. (Persian)
  8. Pinch yourself and know how others feel.  (Japanese)
  9. Borrow trouble for yourself if its your nature, but donít lend it to your neighbor. (Kipling.)
  10. He who seeks a quarrel finds it near at hand. (Italian)
  11. Wear a smile and have friends, wear a scowl and have wrinkles. (George Eliot)
  12. For a marriage to be peaceful the husband should be deaf and the wife blind. (Spanish)