Wise Old Sayings Vol. 3 - Authors Unknown

Early to bed and early to rise
Makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.

When the well's dry, they know the worth of water.


It is much easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it.

It is easier to build two chimneys than to keep one in fuel.

They that won't be counselled, can't be helped.

Fools make feasts and wise men eat them.

He that goes a borrowing, goes a sorrowing.

It is truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as for the frog to swell in order to equal the ox.

Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears.

If you love life, do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of.

A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.


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