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Don’t cross the water unless you see the bottom.
The water breaks out where it is not expected.
When you see the wolf, do not look for his track.
Not every word requires an answer.
Never was a mewing cat a good mouser.
To err is human, to persist in it, beastly.
Strength avails not a coward.
With wishing comes grieving.
Princes have long arms.
Buy what you have no need of and ere long you shall sell your necessaries.
Chastise the good and he will mend, chastise the bad and he will grow worse.
He who would relish his food must not see it cooked.
Who loves the tree loves the branch.
I don’t know about living on an automatic pilot, but I’ve had
Well, I guess, but I just feel so strong.
We must study as hard how to live well as how to preach well.
TV [series] is a six-year decision. It’s not four or five weeks.
It’s heartbreaking to see so many people trapped in a web of
I’m enjoying where I’m at in my life and I feel like
There is no calamity which a great nation can invite which equals that which
Adultery is a meanness and a stealing, a taking away from someone