Proverbs are Truths that
live in Words
Nothing is more highly to be prized than the
value of each day.
Four things come not back, the spoken word,
the sped arrow, the past life and the neglected opportunity. (Arabian)
If you have eaten a morsel on Wednesday, do
not look for it on Thursday. (Russian)
He who fears death enjoys not life.
Doest thou love life Ė then do not squander
time, for that is the stuff life is made of (Franklin)
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)
Do not choose for anyone what you do not
choose for yourself. (Persian)
Pinch yourself and know how others feel.
Borrow trouble for yourself if its your
nature, but donít lend it to your neighbor. (Kipling.)
He who seeks a quarrel finds it near at
Wear a smile and have friends, wear a scowl
and have wrinkles. (George Eliot)
For a marriage to be peaceful the husband
should be deaf and the wife blind. (Spanish)